Monica Hesse is the author of YA sci-fi novels Stray and Burn, about a virtual-reality experiment designed to create perfect childhoods and the historical YA novel, The Girl in the Blue Coat. She is also a feature writer for the Washington Post, where she has covered royal weddings, dog shows, political campaigns, Academy Awards ceremonies, White House state dinners and some events that felt like a mixture of all the above. She has talked about these stories, and other things, on NBC, CNN, FOX and other TV channels. She hosts a weekly Washington Post chat, Web Hostess, about the culture of the Internet, and lives in Washington, D.C. with her husband and their dog.
For literally hours, @washingtonpost journos lost their damn minds trying to save a crab we were supposed to eat. https://t.co/s9ek2krFZk
by @MonicaHesse - 2 days ago
Free idea: why has nobody made a web series about the current political climate, it could be called "West Wingnuts."
Today on the Hill would make such a good West Wing episode. https://t.co/oeRw73aV3y
Lesson from a day on the Hill: Russia is messing with us. So is Congress. https://t.co/8BE2rM54ZS
by @MonicaHesse - 4 days ago
@CurtisHouck As soon as the President begins watching and tweeting @GMA the way he does @foxandfriends, I promise I'll be just as interested
by @MonicaHesse - 8 days ago
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