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About Lauren

"Her philosophy is carpe diem for herself
and laissez faire for others."

F. Scott Fitzgerald


Lauren BERNADETTe Mangiaforte

Poet, novelist, traveler.

Lauren is a Chicago-born writer living in New York City.

Her poetry has been featured as a play, The Art of Golden Repair, which was produced in Los Angeles in 2016. Her poetry has also been published in the Eunonia Review. She’s a ghostwriter for influential women, and her work as a journalist has appeared in various online magazines and blogs like the Huffington Post, xoJane, and Thrive Global.

Lauren’s also active on Instagram as @laurbrary, where she reviews books and shares her travels and everyday literary life with her followers.

She holds a BA in English literature and theatre from Saint Mary's College of Notre Dame, IN and a master's degree in Women, Writing, & Gender from the University of St Andrews in Scotland.

She lives with her partner Ian and puppy Alvy.

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