Private: “The whole thing read as though the writers were snorting rails off each others’ fat advance checks”

Beautiful Dana offers a first-hand summary of the 19-page Nanny Diaries follow-up proposal:

The story is narrated by a twentysomething named Girl who is having a really ::stomp:: hard ::stomp:: time ::stomp:: at her nonprofit job, where she’s being bossed around by a bunch of her superiors, all of whom are cretinous, backstabbing fatsos who love hemp clothing. A great deal of consideration is given to the colors of photocopy paper and desk space. Ooooh, potshots at the nonprofit world! There’s an idea that’s sure to resound with America’s readers….