Gabrielle Drolet is a journalist and cartoonist based in Toronto. She's also an MFA student at the University of Guelph, where she's working on a non-fiction manuscript. 


Gabrielle worked as a general reporter at The Coast in 2021, and has freelanced for magazines and newspapers since 2019; her essays and articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Walrus, The CBC, and more. Though she covers a range of topics, she's especially interested in writing about health and cultural trends. Beyond non-fiction, she also loves creating cartoons and illustrated humour, working as a contributor for The New Yorker.

If you're looking to commission work (or for someone to speak in a class or on a panel!), don't hesitate to reach out. 


Western University, BA in English and Creative Writing, 2020

University of Guelph, MFA in Creative Writing, 

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The New York Times

The New Yorker

The Walrus


The Coast

Teen Vogue