Rachel Monroe

Rachel Monroe

Rachel Monroe is a freelance writer, volunteer firefighter, and occasional radio host based in Marfa, Texas. She was a finalist for a Livingston Award for Young Journalists and named as one of 56 women journalists everyone should read by New York Magazine. Her essay about murder fandom and adolescence, "Outside the Manson Pinkberry," originally published in The Believer, is anthologized in The Best American Travel Writing 2018.

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A Murder in Terlingua, Texas

Residents of Terlingua mourned the murder of the town's most popular bar owner. Then, as conflicting accounts of the victim and his last night emerged, they started picking sides.

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