After finally learning to read at 10, Laura embarked on a lifelong love-in with the written word. She studied Creative Writing at Flinders University in South Australia.
Laura has worked several odd jobs, including as a companion to an elderly gentleman and a life model. She is currently working on three books and would love a fairy godmother -- or wife -- to help with the cooking.
Laura believes in Body Positivity and the power of Cheesecake.
As teenagers, my sister and I made a gingerbread house to the theme "Christmas isn't fun for everyone". Killer pythons were strangling jelly babies. The chimney spewed blood red "smoke" (actually mars...
Body positivity is not a catchphrase. It is a way of life. And while it means something a bit different to each person, to me it is embracing my body as it is right now. Accepting that I will not get...
Looking back with three years of hindsight, I was so open about my poverty because I confidently expected it to be temporary. You can tell people you're having a hard time. It is much more difficult to admit that difficult is the new normal.
For a very long time, I thought I was 18 when I lost my virginity. It turns out I was 15. Do not be horrified. In both cases it was consensual and no drugs or alcohol were involved. It's just that I really lost my virginity to another woman.