Author Feature

WRITER GOAL: Laura Drake has published 13 books so far, with two more under contract. She will continue writing until she comes up with the “perfect sentence.”

CRESSON — Laura Drake, an award-winning author, has only lived in Cresson for a short while, but she has definitely claimed the small town as her new home.

Drake lived in Michigan and California for most of her life, but it wasn't until her first trip to Texas that she discovered her passion for writing — and cowboys.