In another life, Roselyn Keo might have liked to work on Wall Street. As a kid, she said, she used to buy candy in bulk and sell it at school for a profit, which I later remembered is the same story hedge-fund billionaire John Paulson tells about himself. But John Paulson was born into his body and Roselyn Keo was born into hers, which happens to be a rather more overtly sexy shape, with the sort of waist-to-hip ratio scientists have concluded affects men like a drug. Growing up here in Rockland County, Rosie, as she likes to be called, was a wild child. She ran with a tough crowd, had bad boyfriends, got into fights at school.
Writers Chuck Palahniuk and Chelsea Cain transitioned into illustrated storytelling in the same period, with Palahniuk releasing the comic sequel to Fight Club in May and Cain launching her first Mockingbird story in September Both projects became massive, controversial successes. Likewise, Cain and artists Joelle Jones and Kate Niemczyk constructed a svelte, intelligent series of interlocking vignettes about a character most often shoehorned as a crazy ex, including a page of paper dolls in each issue. Fight Club 2 served as a bold ambassador for sequential art, attracting fans of the novel and its film translation into its coffee-stained, pill-littered panels.
She tells me about her recent relapse and her anxiety disorder while our buns stick to the vinyl barstools. I show her the crooked, barbed-wire-shaped scars that line my forearms. Twenty-three years ago, after failing to kick meth for the third or fourth time, I opened my left arm with a serrated knife, awarding myself an extended stay at a psych ward. I decided to live and gave myself a fresh start, or at least began to believe in them.
Is it possible to license tweets and adapt them into a screenplay? If so, someone call Harmony Korine. We found his follow-up to Spring Breaker s. To quote Zola herself, "this story long but it's full of suspense. It starts when Zola, a loquacious Hooters waitress, strikes up a friendship with a "white bitch" customer Zola's words, not mine who several tweets later is revealed to be named Jessica.