Drowning in You tells the story of Oliver Miller, a college student who is just delving into the different aspects of his sexuality. He meets Raven Weber, a loner who has made his peace with his homosexuality, and comes face to face with what being gay might mean for him. They go through many ups and downs in their relationship as they deal with the entirety of coming out. All while trying to deal with jealousy and romantic rivals. The closer he becomes to him the more he becomes intuned with his sexuality and realizes that it's more than friendship that he wants from Raven.