Digging Deep Within: a Story of Courage and Liberation

By (author)B.W. McKay

In “Uncharted Territory,” Corey Brookshire must confront the unresolved pain of his past and the struggles of his present, as he navigates through an unfulfilling career and new marriage. As he grapples with buried mental anguish, Corey is forced to confront the male stigma of seeking help, in order to find the freedom he desperately seeks. A powerful journey of self-discovery and overcoming the toils of brokenness, “Uncharted Territory” is a poignant exploration of inner turmoil and the pursuit of happiness.


SynopsisCorey Brookshire is a young Black man from Washington, D.C. who arrives at a crossroad in his life after the untimely death of his mother Dorothea. From the outside looking in, he appears to have it all but nobody knows the internal struggle that plagues his mind nearly every day.Struggling to make sense of his new reality, Corey tries to use his career and accomplishments as a way to avoid dealing with the uncomfortable truths of his past. Little by little his growing unhappiness and unwillingness to get help begins to affect his life in ways he never imagined.. Corey soon finds himself navigating through the uncharted territory of an unfulfilling but promising career, new marriage and a barrage of buried unresolved pain. He unintentionally embarks on a journey of self-discovery where he must confront the toils of brokenness, mental anguish and the male stigma of seeking help if he is to find the freedom he so earnestly desires.