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Exciting Things Happened When I Sent Fan Mail

A Lisa Frank Sticker, Writerly Advice From Sloane Crosley, and Everything Else I Received in Return

I have written three fan letters in my life and I have zero regrets about sending them. One was to New Kids on the Block in 1988. They never wrote back. I survived.

Little Laura says write the fan letter. Photo by Amy Khoudari.

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We publish memoirs, personal essays, and fictional memoir. Creative stories unpacked from the nostalgic hope chests of our lives.

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Laura Khoudari

Laura Khoudari

Trauma-informed personal trainer and author of Lifting Heavy Things.

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