Doomed in Nashville

A personal essay in which, while on a whirlwind book tour, Monica Drake fights to resist the pull of an emotional — and physical — abyss.

Source: Longreads
Published: Mar 5, 2018
Length: 19 minutes (4,778 words)

My Date with Hollywood

A personal essay in which Monica Drake recalls the time a famous actress was interested in adapting her novel, Clown Girl, for the screen.

Source: Longreads
Published: Oct 18, 2017
Length: 14 minutes (3,538 words)

The Ongoing Joke About Women And Money Isn’t Funny Anymore

An essay on money, power, marriage and gender stereotypes, and when enough is enough already.

Published: Aug 17, 2016
Length: 9 minutes (2,435 words)