Meet Lauren McBride

Lauren McBride finds inspiration in faith, family, nature, science and membership in the SFPA.

Nominated for the Best of the Net, Rhysling, and Dwarf Stars Awards, her poetry has appeared, or is forthcoming, in dozens of publications including Asimov’s, Abyss & Apex and Fantasy & Science Fiction.

She enjoys swimming, gardening, baking, reading, writing and knitting scarves for troops.

Read Lauren’s November 2017 interview in A Day in the Life Interview Series

Read her work in Altered Reality Magazine:


For in that Sleep, What Nightmares… Shades of Brown Translator Malfunction
Engagement Set in Stone What’ll it Be? Stationed on a Gas Giant
In Monster Years, I’m Old Mining Solo Pink, with Feathers
Point of View From the First Marine Astrobiology Expedition Martian Microbes
Transplanted to Terraformed Mars Too Soon Ginny Goes to Mars

To Mars on MAVEN

Saturne Binary  




Salamander Soldiers
Here, I Am a Woman
A ‘Pound’ Argument