Josh is an attractive and charming fledgling novelist who's just signed a deal to publish his first novel. George, his childhood friend, and Liz, his literary agent and old college friend "with benefits" both love Josh. Love him. George and Liz are tested when Candi, Josh's sexy and ambitious writing student, and a mysterious gun are discovered in George's apartment. When Liz finds a fully edited copy of Josh's manuscript in Candi's possession, both she and George hold Candi hostage throughout the morning. Dark truths are revealed, worlds are turned upside down, and eventually the trigger is pulled.