A love letter to common sense, Laura Lexx’s Klopp Actually is a wholesome and hilarious escape to a peaceful normality

A Tweet that became a thread that has snowballed into a book, Klopp Actually expands on Laura Lexx’s fantasy marriage to football manager Jurgen Klopp. Inspired by Klopp’s statement that his opinion about COVID-19 isn’t important compared to the advice of knowledgeable experts, it imagines what a relationship would be like with someone whose approach … Continue reading A love letter to common sense, Laura Lexx’s Klopp Actually is a wholesome and hilarious escape to a peaceful normality

“It was fun to write sexy literature about domestic actions that make you feel tingly.” | Laura Lexx on imagining marriage in her new book, Klopp Actually

Tell us about your book, Klopp Actually. It’s a little diary of an imaginary relationship with someone who is intoxicatingly sensible. A little reminder to myself that I know how to be practical and curb my anxiety but sometimes it’s easier to take advice from someone else. What inspired you to write a book imagining … Continue reading “It was fun to write sexy literature about domestic actions that make you feel tingly.” | Laura Lexx on imagining marriage in her new book, Klopp Actually

“We won’t learn until something big happens to shock us.” | Laura Lexx on dissecting the personal impact of society’s problems for Knee Jerk

Photo credit: Karla Gowlett Tell us about your show, Knee Jerk. The tour version of Knee Jerk is so exciting for me. I’m taking 50% of the 1hr version of the show, and mixing it with 50% of my previous 1hr show Trying and making this really cool extended fusion show all about personal anxiety, … Continue reading “We won’t learn until something big happens to shock us.” | Laura Lexx on dissecting the personal impact of society’s problems for Knee Jerk