What would you do if you learned you were dying of cancer? Would you spend your remaining time in a hospital bed, afraid of the pain and trying unsuccessfully to avoid it, or would you accept it and do one final crazy thing that could change the course of t only your life but the lives of others? Allen was a slave to the corporate world. His marriage was in shambles, and he was tired of the day-to-day grind. Then he learned he was dying from liver cancer. Having seen a friend die a horrible death from cancer, he decides his end will be different. He will abandon all he has kwn to find the meaning of life and answers to the questions that have haunted him for years, and he will do this alone, in the mountains. Life in the mountains is t easy, as he must call upon basic survival skills to get through each day. Free from the shackles of modern society, he is able to spend his remaining days contemplating life's mysteries and discovering what life truly holds if people will only give it a chance. The reconnection with life is difficult, but God is always there to walk with him and comfort him as he finds what we all look for but rarely find. From one man's experience On the Ledge of Life, we can all find how to truly live.