Lauren performs an essay about the last time she saw her dad at So Say We All’s VAMP night.
I write about my experiences of pregnancy loss, primary and secondary infertility, donor egg IVF, high-risk pregnancy, birth trauma, what it means to be a non-genetic parent, and how I talk to my kiddos (and other people) about egg donation. I also promote the concept that having a baby cures childlessness—not infertility.
On grieving during a pandemic for the San Diego Decameron Project
On parenting during a pandemic for the San Diego Union Tribune
Interview with artist Lily Ludlow for Tokion
Interview with artist Neilah Myers in Tokion
Various boutique and bar reviews for Paper
Lauren X Words is where I combine my words and others' into a digital love letter for parents and parents-in-waiting.
Love and Peace is an essay that explores grieving my dad when the usual mourning rituals are denied during a pandemic.
In January 2023, an excerpt from my memoir will be published in the anthology, Shaking the Tree, volume 4. ‘Flings’…
The San Diego Decameron Project was inspired by a book written shortly after the Black Death overtook Florence in 1348,…
My essay on parenting during the early days of the pandemic was published by the San Diego Union-Tribune. Recipe follows…
Essay published on Resolve’s blog for National Infertility Awareness Week 2020.