Posts by Laurenne Sala

Laurenne Sala leads writing therapy workshops and speaks about vulnerability. You can find her at or through her show at Her first picture book is out in March: You can also see juicy anonymous secrets on Instagram at @TabooTales. She thinks parrots are gay pigeons.

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No Matter What You Tell Yourself, There Is Nothing Wrong with You

“I wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expected of me.” ~Bronnie Ware from Top Five Regrets of the Dying.

I wish I could remember the exact moment I mis-learned that …

Learning from the Relationships That Didn’t Work Out

“Stay away from what might have been and look at what will be.” ~Marsha Petrie Sue

In my mere thirty years on this planet, I have had lots of boyfriends. Lots—hundreds. First one: Pat McGovern, first grade. We …