Mollie Garnes essays have been featured on XOJane, The Mighty, and Yahoo Finance. Her work has received publicity from The Daily Mail UK. She attended Santa Clara University for Creative Writing and Playwriting in 2007. In the summer of 2014, she attended Stanford University's extended program for Creative Writing courses. She is a full-time parent to a seven-year-old boy. Her hobbies include cooking, hiking, and professional photography.