Laura Zera recently completed her second book, a memoir titled Wish I Had a River. Her first book (written as Laura Enridge), 2004’s Tro-tros and Potholes, chronicles her solo adventures through five countries in West Africa. Laura’s work can be found in the anthology Write for the Fight: A Collection of Seasonal Essays, released in 2012 by Booktrope Publishing, and she has also contributed to GoodFoodWorld.com and Cheapflights.ca.
Originally from Vancouver, British Columbia, Laura has traveled to more than 60 countries and lived and worked in Cameroon, Israel and South Africa. She currently resides in Seattle with her husband, photographer Francis Zera.