Monica Heisey is a writer and comedian from Toronto, who now lives full time in London. She has written for television shows Schitt's Creek (CBC/Netflix), Baroness von Sketch Show (CBC/IFC), Workin’ Moms (CBC/Netflix), Cavendish (CBC), and Gary and his Demons (Comedy Central).
Her writing has been published in the New Yorker, the New York Times, the Guardian, VICE, and many other print and online publications. She's performed improv, sketch, and stand up at venues all over Canada, the US, and the United Kingdom. She has won three Canadian Screen Awards for sketch comedy writing and was previously an Editor at Large at VICE. Her first book, a humour collection called I Can't Believe It's Not Better, was praised by Rob Delaney and Lena Dunham, and named a CBC, National Post and Globe and Mail "Best Book of the Year."