Hello, I'm Lauren.

I tell stories about people, real and imagined.

Selected Writing





Turnpike Magazine

PS I Love You

The Cracker Barrel

To My

Missing IUD,

Wherever You


PULP Magazine

The Cracker Barrel

Eight Things

Stranger Males Have Said To Me

Fearless She Wrote

PS I Love You

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Lauren Harkawik.

I'm curious about your story and mine.

Lauren Harkawik is a writer of essays and fiction and is also a freelance reporter. She lives in rural Vermont. 


Lauren's writing has been featured in publications including Sweet Tree Review, Turnpike Magazine, and P.S. I Love You. She is a regular contributor to The Deerfield Valley News, a local newspaper in Vermont. She covers government, education, opioid use disorder,  and rural broadband expansion. She also writes features.


Lauren holds a BFA in dramatic writing from the Conservatory of Theatre Arts and Film at Purchase College in New York. Her screenplay, “But, then.” was a semi-finalist in the 2013 New Hampshire Film Festival Screenwriting Competition.


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