Molly Kagan is the main character in The Starter Wife. She is dumped by her husband in the original airing of this show (it began as a mini-series on USA) and must start over.
Molly is a writer, but hasn't been on her own in years. The show watches as she puts her life together in the face of divorce.
Of course I'm cranky, I haven't eaten in 12 years!Molly Kagan
Molly Kagan: I don't want your pity.
Lavender: That works for me, 'cause I got $50,000 worth of student loans and my grandma and I're about to get evicted because of her dog.