When Russell Howland quits his job ghostwriting weekly sermons for the pastor of a slickly-branded megachurch in San Diego, the young East Coast transplant crosses town to help launch a news site for an opaque mega porn company. Working alongside a doltish mentor, he finds that life in the porn industry falls far short of the idyll: nobody reads their publication, relationships become difficult to sustain, and industry free love proves maddeningly elusive. When he meets a coveted Slavic porn star, however, his luck turns. Yet he unwittingly sets off a chain of events that send him into exile, pleading for his salvation. ...