Laura Drake

Laura Drake grew up in the suburbs outside Detroit, though her stories are set in the west. A tomboy, she's always loved the outdoors and adventure. In 1980 she and her sister packed everything they owned into Pintos and moved to California. There she met and married a motorcycling, bleed-maroon Texas Aggie and her love affair with the West was born. Laura rides motorcycles: "Elvis," a 1985 BMW Mystic, and "Sting," a 1999 BMW R1100. In Texas, Laura was introduced to her first rodeo, and fell in...See more