A middle-aged single father, Steve, struggles to deal with his teenage son, Ricky, who is a bully. As Ricky faces the risk of being expelled the next school year if his bad behavior continues, Steve punishes him with a Summer of chores. While cleaning the attic, Ricky stumbles across one of Steve’s childhood journals.
Little does Ricky know that what he is about to read will change both his and his father’s lives forever. Ricky gets a glimpse back to the mid-1980’s where 12 year-old Steve is bullied at home and at school.