A road trip is the perfect framework for discovering micro and macro truths about your life. Leah Franqui's richly drawn characters are learning this, mile by mile:
But once the world of acting was no longer confined to her pool of fellow students, Rebecca realized for the first time that acting was a form of begging, and all you have was what people decided to give you.
An improbable travel trio, this struggling actress along with a grieving mother and recent immigrant--all trying to find their places in a world with a huge delta between expectations and reality. All this on an epic cross country road trip written by a nice Puerto Rican Jewish girl from Philly who's currently living in Mumbai with her Indian husband.