Born in Spokane, Washington, Lauren Hemphill moved all over the west coast during her childhood. From Washington, to California, to Oregon, then Colorado with her family, she finally stopped at Idaho. Now surrounded by a growing homestead with chickens, cats, and dogs, she presses on with her dreams of writing for a living.
Primarily a fiction writer, Lauren has recently branched out into writing nonfiction due to a wonderful nonfiction teacher. Despite being irritated that he managed to convince her to enjoy writing about herself, she tends to find the process cathartic and enjoyable.
Lauren is a University of Idaho graduate and has a degree Creative Writing degree. While she unwinds from the hectic college life, she is building her own tiny house named Raven’s Haven.