Laura Pratt is a journalist, editor and writer who has written for Canadian magazines for three decades. These days, she mostly makes her living as a book editor for self-publishing authors. Her second book, Heartbroken: Field Notes on a Constant Condition, was published in early 2023 by Penguin Random House Canada. She is a 2020 graduate of King’s creative nonfiction MFA. She lives in Toronto with her dog and whatever kids she can corral to come around.