Lauren Yoder

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General Information

Name: Lauren Yoder

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: 1981 in Washington, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Yoder was born and raised in Washington, Illinois; where she still resides today. She went to College at Illinois Central College in East Peoria and Midstate College in Peoria.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lauren Yoder is a grateful recovering alcoholic/addict. As a young girl, she wanted to get a book published, but when she started using drugs and alcohol, she threw that dream right out the window. Earlier this year, she went to a treatment facility. When she got home, she wanted to fulfill that dream and did!! Now her goal is to share with other recovering alcoholic/addicts her journey from depression and addiction to recovery and hope. She wants to share with everyone that there is life after addiction and it is not the end of the world.

Published Works

From the Weeds:a collection of poems, CreateSpace, 2014

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

From the Weeds: a collection of poems

ISBN: 150239801X
Release Date: 2014-10-22

Find on World Cat

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Contact the author at (309) 251-0563. She will speak to alcoholic/addicts in recovery, or anyone close to one that is. She can also talk to those suffering from depression, or about talking about feelings.

External Links

Lauren Yoder on WorldCat

Lauren Yoder on Amazon


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