I must lie down where all the ladders start
In the foul rag and bone shop of the heart.
William Butler Yeats
THE ART OF SMALL TALK, a psychological thriller that follows the surreal and darkly comedic journey of GLADYS EDNA BRIGHT as she travels through the looking glass of a You Tube tutorial expounding on an escoteric beauty secret, which ends up revealing much more than Gladys had anticipated. And perhaps something far more valuable.