I am an author, journalist and copywriter based in Manchester. My debut book Treats was published in Spring 2016 in UK and will be published in the US and Canada as A Selfie As Big As The Ritz in October 2017.

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If you would like me to support any editorial needs or commission me for a piece of writing, please get in touch.


I’ve had features, essays and criticism for The Guardian, The Independent, New ScientistThe New EuropeanDazed & ConfusediNewsReaders Digest, Oh Comely, Vice, MunchiesNoisey, Grazia, Times Literary SupplementThe Debrief and others.


My debut short story collection, Treats, was published Spring 2016 with Freight Books and I am represented by Becky Thomas at Johnson and Alcock. You can read more about Treats here.

Copywriting and Digital Media

I am also a copywriter, social media and digital marketing professional with a great deal of experience. I’ve worked with brands such as LateRooms.com, Boohoo.com, easyJet, Waterstones, The Lowry, Manchester Metropolitan University and many others.


Would you like to commission me or talk to me about some work? I would like that! Please do email me.

You can find me on Twitter here: @lara_a_williams