Lauren Parker

Lauren Parker is a writer based in Oakland. A harbinger of chaos, she spends most of her time hunched over her computer working on her podcast Listener Beware, and writing her novel. She has written for the Toast, the Tusk, Ravishly, The Bold Italic, Harlot Magazine, and plain china. You can follow her on Medium and read her feelings on Patreon.

Apr 18, 2017

Downtown's E. M. Wolfman: 'A Wild Vortex Of Books Flying Right At You'

More than a bookstore, the shop is home to a small press, an art gallery, film screenings and other creative pursuits. Read More

Feb 08, 2017

Vegetarian Eatery Encuentro Closes: Pop-ups, Cookbook In The Works

The plant-based restaurant closed suddenly last week, but its owners have more plans in store. Read More

Jan 20, 2017

Laurel Book Store Seeks To Create Downtown Cultural Hub

After serving the Laurel district for 13 years, owner Luan Stauss relocated downtown. Read More

Dec 23, 2016

Mountain View Cemetery's Holiday Light Show Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The holiday display gives attendees a way to celebrate the season and remember loved ones. Read More