Lauren Kramer

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in Freeburg, The United States



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Lauren Kramer began writing at an early age. While in grade school, she was the recipient of two Young Author Awards (1994, 1997). In high school, she became the only freshman member of the yearbook staff where she took her own photographs and wrote stories about the happenings at Freeburg High.

She went on to receive her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications-Print Journalism from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. While there, she earned the Outstanding Student in Journalism award in 2006. She is the former Editor of The Fairview Heights Tribune as well as the Clinton County News in Mascoutah, IL.

Kramer has written numerous articles and feature stories that have been included in the above mentioned papers as well as Th

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Lauren Kramer Some of the books on my summer reading list this year are:

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Robin Clark Thanks for the friendship, Lauren. I always love meeting new companions on this incredible adventure we call life!

May your world be evermore enchanting and filled with beauty and peace.

Best wishes,
Voyager The Art of Pure Awareness by Robin Craig Clark

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