Daisy Waugh was born in 1967. A journalist and travel writer for many publications, Daisy has worked as an agony aunt for The Independent and as a restaurant critic. She also wrote a weekly column from Los Angeles about her attempts to become a Hollywood screenwriter. She has presented Channel Four's Travelogue show and also contributed to Radio Four's Afternoon Shift. She now lives in West London with her husband and two children and is busy writing her next novel.