First gaining attention for her hilarious recaps of The Bachelor, Rosie Waterland became a bestselling author in 2015 after publishing the inspiring memoir of her survival from a traumatic childhood. Her latest book, Every Lie I’ve Ever Told, details the story of how, despite finding literary success, her life unravelled into an agonising freefall in the wake of a tragic incident. Jane Caro meets the writer and comedian to learn how she finds humour and light in the darkest of places.

Rosie Waterland (Australian)

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Rosie Waterland is an author, screenwriter and comedian. She has published two bestselling, critically acclaimed memoirs, The Anti-Cool Girl and Every Lie I’ve Ever Told. She has been shortlisted for an Indie Book Award, The Russel Prize For Humour Writing and two Australian Book Industry Awards. Rosie has toured two sold-out national comedy shows, and recently hosted the number one podcast, Mum Says My Memoir Is A Lie.

Jane Caro (Australian)

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Jane Caro is an author, novelist, broadcaster, columnist, advertising writer and social commentator. She has published eight books, and is currently working on Just Flesh & Blood the third and final book in the Tudor trilogy. She regularly appears on Q&A, The Drum, Sunrise and Weekend Sunrise. She is currently working on a third documentary series with the ABC. She writes regular columns for Sunday Life, Leadership Matters and Daily Life.