When charismatic hustler Ruby Rose meets Mo -a Scarborough waitress on holiday in New Orleans - she offers to be Mo's guide on a road trip across America. Mousy Mo jumps at the chance but it isn't long before she suspects that Ruby Rose's insatiable thirst for adventure is a cover for a deeper secret. Why does she compulsively burn words and what lies behind her charisma? And what about Mo? - Will she learn that tricks aren't just about sex? That we all turn tricks and to deny this is to deny what we really want from life?