The Honest Truth is a story about a boy who discovers his cancer, which he’s battled for years, has returned. Tired of fighting, tired of seeing his parents so sad, and tired of being sick, Mark runs away with his dog. His plan is to climb Mount Rainier, and never come back. Numerous obstacles stand in his way, but he perserveres, all while his parents and the media desperately look for him to bring him home. Eventually, he makes it, but a huge winter storms stands in his way. Should he follow through with his plan, or go home?