Laura is a writer and editor with a passion for authoring young adult and fantasy novels and short stories. Additionally, she enjoys reading and composing poetry. She graduated from the University of Canberra with a Bachelor of Arts specialising in creative writing and several Academic Excellence awards. Laura is the current editor of Curieux, UC's student magazine and in October 2022, she co-edited and published Crossroads, UC FIRST Anthology. Laura lives in Canberra, Australia, but is open to travelling for work and creating virtually for online content. Her recent publications include several poems, short stories and articles with Curieux magazine.
Crossroads, UC FIRST Anthology
Published by the University of Canberra
A print anthology of poetry, short stories and screenplays.
June 2020 - Sept 2020
Freelance website content creator
Customised brand message to reach and capture target audience interest and drive engagement. Utilised exceptional writing, editing and proofreading skills to produce engaging and error-free content under deadline pressure.
- Canberra Security Company
June 2021 - June 2022
Collaborated on the editing panel for the student-based UC Anthology, FIRST, 2022 edition. Focussed on developmental and copy editing whilst also maintaining each individual author's authentic voice and creative vision.
- UC Anthology, FIRST, 2022 edition
Feb 2022 - Current
Works with writers to help their ideas and stories succeed. Develops story and content ideas according to the publication’s style and editorial policy.
- Curieux magazine