Laura Perras holds a Bachelor’s degree in Individualized Studies from SUNY Plattsburgh, where she studied Anthropology, English and Quebec Studies. A contributing writer for the award-winning regional magazines, Northern HG&L, Northern Exploring and Timeless Traditions, Laura’s reporting also regularly appears in the equally acclaimed, Lake Champlain Weekly, a newspaper serving New York, Vermont and Quebec, CanadaLaura is currently at work on her debut novel.

When not writing, Laura can be found dabbling in digital photography or practicing yoga. A survivor of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Laura is interested in issues of identity, meaning and advocacy among the young adult cancer survivor population.