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ABOVE THE ASHES
The inspiring true story of a firefighter's journey to rediscover joy and free himself from his battle with mental illness.
Mental illness can be devastating and crippling to those who are suffering. Kevin Conley, a Wildland Firefighter, knows firsthand how depression and a severe panic disorder can affect every aspect of everyday life and existence. This is a story about how he decided to fight back with all his will. On a journey to find peace and clarity and to finally put his demons to rest. He rode his bicycle 3,500 miles across the country in 47 days, all with his best friend by his side, his puppy, Rocky. On his journey, he succeeded in slaying the dragon that was destroying his mind. Now he strives to save others.
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