Laura Barcella

Laura Barcella

Culture. News. Women. Cats.

I'm an author, freelance writer, & ghostwriter with 15+ years experience.

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Salon

Mariel Hemingway: “Nobody talked about anything in my family ...

Mariel Hemingway: “Nobody talked about anything in ...

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Salon

Nazis, breasts and guns: Has Madonna lost it?

Madonna's European shows have included swastikas, sex and violence. Is it more than the usual button-pushing?...

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Salon

I want candy

Experts say that sugar affects brain chemistry and contributes to alcoholism and depression. It's also my addiction...

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Salon

How the Christian right perverts adoption

The evangelical adoption boom is driven by creepy links between the Christian right and a billion-dollar industry...

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Salon

The A-word

A new group of feminist activists are promoting brutal honesty about abortion -- including wearing T-shirts that say you've had one....

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Salon

Comeback

Bill Clinton's dramatic return to the campaign trail powers Kerry toward the finish line....

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Salon

Read on: November 25’s essential film writing

Today’s must-read articles and links....

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Salon

The dark side of Twitter: A digital-age tale of Brooklyn hipsters gone mad

Salon talks to Caroline Kepnes, a TV writer whose first novel charts a descent into insanity via internet stalking...

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Salon

Jenny Lewis: Being a woman can be frustrating

The singer-songwriter on her new album, insomnia and why she doesn't think about her fans when she writes...