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~ Rachel Macy Stafford, New York Times Bestselling Author of Hands Free Mama, Hands Free Life, and Only Love Today.

Laura rises above even the most extraordinary writers: Her healing becomes your healing. Her strength becomes your strength. Her courage becomes your courage.

Let’s tell our stories.


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I’m an author who believes we all have a story to tell.

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How a secret-keeper became a storyteller.

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Pull up a chair. Get some coffee. This is where the storytelling happens.

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I want to tell you a story.

We live inside our stories, we make homes of them. By sharing my stories, by writing them down, by allowing myself to be seen in all my brokenness, I have found healing and connection and joy.

My new book, She  Wrote It Down: How a Secret-Keeper Became a Storyteller, is out now:

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Only Mostly Dead

I don't typically check social media when I'm at work, but today I had a few minutes between meetings and I opened Twitter. I saw several memes of Westley and Buttercup. I saw a bunch of, "As you …

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It's 5:33 in the morning. Favorite just left on another business trip. I walked downstairs with him and we had the sort of practical shorthand conversation that sounds transactional but is really …

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The space between us.

At Wild Goose, I heard Barbara Brown Taylor speak. My friend Jessica loves her. She references her often. Honestly, that should have been enough for me to go out and read everything BBT had ever …

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It's 4:51 in the morning and I wake up, panicked, with the hamster wheel in my brain going full tilt. I am meditating. And by meditating I mean watching Law and Order, obviously. The good thing …

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