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A Creative Storyteller for the Digital Marketplace

Lauren Mauldin is a writer, editor, content creator, and animal lover. Her writing has appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Normal School, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and other publications.

She writes as a way to explore life. Completing her bachelor’s degree at North Carolina State University, she earned an MFA in creative nonfiction at the University of California Riverside.

Growing up in North Carolina, Lauren has lived all over the country and now considers herself an honorary Texan. She works as a digital storyteller in the tech industry to bring creativity and an innovative spin to B2B content marketing. When not working, Lauren is an avid equestrian competing on the hunter/jumper circuit. She also enjoys hiking with her beloved dog and planning her next road trip.

Erin Post
Managing Editor / Mud Season Review

On Narrative Nonfiction

In a voice that’s confident and wry, she weaves a compelling story while tackling head-on misguided societal expectations around weight. Nonfiction co-editor Julie Patterson said she appreciated Mauldin’s 'ability to share honest stories of hurt without portraying herself as a victim.' Her writing asks important questions while never losing its humanity.

Mud Season Review Interviews Lauren Mauldin

  • Interview with Mud Season Review Nonfiction co-editor Julie Patterson recently had this exchange with Issue #43 featured nonfiction writer Lauren Mauldin. Here’s what Lauren had to say about writing through loss and addiction, her experience as an MFA student, how maintaining a blog helped find her voice, and more… Read Interview at Mud Season Review

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It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
It’s complicated, this ache in the absence that is felt in a home so undoubtedly full of love and a life built together.
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RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
RMNP is worthy of multiple posts in one day. Seen here the most important part, critters! 🦌
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