New York New York

The first autumn breezes have come to sweep the streets and kiss my skin and I am in love again. The humid stench and swelter of the sidewalks in summer tested me, but I am easily re-seduced.  What is it about New York

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Lauren Hoffman
Vertigo

Last Friday we mastered the record in Chapel Hill at The Kitchen. It is finished! 
Today I am in Los Angeles. I came here to hang out with friends and last night we went to the sold-out U2

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Choreography

Alan is at the board, we are mixing the last song, and I think it is going to be really hard to say 'this album is finished' and let it go out into the world. This record has been working it's way out of me for such a long time

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my blessed life

it is a beautiful spring day in downtown new york city, and i am happy; i live a blessed life, and for maybe the first time, i truly appreciate it.  i have spent a lot of my life feeling angry, feeling isolated,

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Lauren Hoffman
i can't sleep

i can't sleep. i've been sick for a week, and the first thing i am doing tomorrow is cancelling my cable subscription. television makes my soul hurt. now i am lying awake with a feverish mind although the worst of my sickness has passed

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Lauren HoffmanLilas
addicted to this

wow... there is so much going on right now. in just three months or so, the band is really taking off. we've opened for very cool and diverse bands like denali, bella morte, the hackensaw boys, and po' girl. we've recorded

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Lauren HoffmanLilas
the girl i was then

for the first time in a long time, i listened to megiddo today. i was in my car driving, and by the time i got to the fourth song, "fall away", i was parked, and in tears. listening to that record brought up so much anger and sadness and frustration and

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Lauren Hoffmanmegiddo