Woodland Secrets

The personal talk show of merritt k, featuring artists, authors, and just plain interesting people. Get cozy.



170: Lauren Naturale

Writer and social media manager Lauren Naturale joins merritt to talk Science, Literature, and History.

Lauren is @lnaturale on Twitter.

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Get Rec'd:

  • Lauren rec's the Ms. Yeah YouTube channel
  • merritt rec's getting a fainting couch (or 'chaise lounge' or 'nutting couch') on craigslist for less than $100

Works Cited:

  • Salmonellosis
  • Georgi Markov who was killed by the Bulgarian Secret Service with a Bulgarian umbrella, with assistance from the KGB?????
  • Mendel
  • Theory of Acquired Traits
  • UCLA
  • UCB
  • Harvard
  • Chicago
  • Seattle doesn't have any problems
  • Here is New York by E. B. White
  • merritt's tweet about New York
  • it's impossible to find the youtube magazine on google
  • MEL the Dollar Shave Club editorial division which merritt wrote for
  • Woolly the Casper editorial division
  • JK Rowling is such a turd
  • harry potter pictures
  • Wolf Hall
  • Hillary Mantel
  • Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
  • Jeanette Winterson
  • Evelyn Waugh
  • Sword of Honour
  • The Price of Salt
  • felt in the jaw by Kristen Arnett
  • Frankenstein (フランケンシュタイン), Volume 16 in The Junji Ito Horror Comic Collection
  • Junji Ito's Cat Diary
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
  • The Tenement Museum
  • Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • A People's History of the United States
  • M-W's cowardly definition of fascism
  • Naturale, or nat.


 2018-11-13  55m