A chilling thriller set in the stylized world of 1950s New York City. Hailed as "if Hitchock had written a love story" (Geek Girl Authority) and "runner up for dark workplace drama" (Radio Public). The Diarist is the story of a naive and attentive secretary, Andrea Davies. When Andrea submits to a passionate affair with her boss -the charismatic psychopath Richard Hayes- she enters a web of sadism and deception
Andrea Davies introduces us to her world as an ambitious secretary in the 1950s world of advertising. We meet Richard Hayes, one of the firm's partners and the object of Andrea's infatuation. Mother grills Andrea about the eligible bachelors over lunch. Andrea is surprised by a promotion that brings her closer to Richard.