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Hi! I’m Laura.

I’m an ecologist, writer, traveler, lover of life, and good at being happy. I’m the author of a memoir, Bering Sea Strong, and write a blog to share bits of my life and to encourage you in your own. I hope you find inspiration in my words and experiences. Thanks for your interest!

Visit My Blog, LoveThisDay
seeking inspiration, beauty and humor in all things.

Be The Kindness

A good friend and I annually commence our Christmas tradition at Seattle’s Metropolitan Grill with two glasses of bubbly. After clinking our long-stemmed flutes in a toast to our long-lasting friendship and another year [...]

A Brave Hello

I stand at a bus stop under falling leaves. Two women sit side-by-side, leg-to-leg on a bench. They are over seventy, I guess, seniors for sure. Their eyes appear darkly rimmed in eyeliner, but [...]

“There two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.”

-Albert Einstein

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