Laura is an author and journalist from the northernmost town in England. She has an MA in Creative Writing and mentors aspiring writers through schemes like Pitch Wars. In 2016, her TV pilot Clickbait was a finalist in British Comedy’s Sitcom Mission. As her day job, she works for Mslexia, a non-profit organisation supporting women in publishing.
Izzy never expected to be eighteen and internationally reviled. But when explicit photos involving her, a politician’s son and a garden bench are published online, the trolls set out to take her apart. Armed with best friend Ajita and a metric ton of nachos, she tries to laugh it off – but as the daily slut-shaming intensifies, she soon learns the way the world treats teenage girls is not okay. It’s the Exact Opposite of Okay.