Evan Wyler is a young gay writer struggling in New York. Like every starving artist, he has dreamed of a rich patron sweeping in to bankroll his work, à la a Renaissance court. And now he thinks he has found one in Alexa Vere de Vere, a socialite who claims to be a fame-maker and bohemian-coddler. She promises to be for Evan what Baroness von Waldstätten was for Mozart: a patron and protector. They strike up a weird romance. She hires him to follow her around developing a screenplay about her life. Evan thinks he has found a sugar mama, but then Alexa begins using him as her sugar daddy. What happens next involves shameless fraud and an... More >>>