Olivia Turner lives in Manchester, Massachusetts and is a member of the Manchester Essex Class of 2021. She worked independently to publish the first print edition of her school's literary magazine in 2020, and she is an arts and news editor for her school newspaper, The Independent. In 2017, she was named a Grubstreet Young Adult Writers Program Summer Teen Fellow at Grubstreet in Boston. She has attended writers conferences all over the Northeast, including the Breadloaf Young Writers Conference at Middlebury College. When she isn't doing homework or running track and cross country, she is sewing bags and clothes for herself and her friends.