The compelling story of US author Robert Drake's return to Ireland more than a decade after he was left for dead in a vicious attack at his Sligo home, that left him with permanent brain damage and completely derailed his literary career. This moving documentary follows his journey back to the town where his life was changed forever as he confronts his new reality. He also meets with friends and fellow writers including the great Colm Toibin and discusses how he decided to take a positive outlook on life after the attack instead of descending into bitterness.