The story of Nikki Cash, a young drug-addled writer, who struggles to find creative drive for her novel. Her inspiration slowly decays as she prostitutes her writing for a Hollywood producer. To cope, Nikki and her rag tag group of friends find a detour from responsibilities through booze and drug fueled nights escaping the ennui of Los Angeles. In the midst of all this, Nikki meets Sylvia, a bipolar artist who sparks Nikki's love and inspiration. But as Nikki's vices increase, so does her self-destructive tendencies, putting her novel, work, and love in danger. And as Nikki's friends start their trek towards adulthood, Nikki is left to decide where hers will lead.