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Finding Harmony in Grief: A Journey of Healing and Hope | Laurel Wright

Season 2, Ep. 112

Laurel Wright is a gifted musician and one-half of the country duo The Young Fables. Laurel opens up about her personal journey through profound loss, her battle with depression, and how she found solace and purpose in music. She shares insights into the healing power of grief and offers hope to those facing similar challenges.


Key Insights:

  • Grief's Transformative Role: Laurel discusses the profound impact of losing her sister and father in quick succession, highlighting grief's potential to reshape lives. Her openness about struggling with depression and finding her way through the pain underscores the importance of embracing vulnerability and seeking support.
  • Healing Through Music: Laurel's musical journey takes on new meaning as she channels her pain into her art. Her story illustrates music's incredible capacity to heal and inspire, offering a lifeline to those in pain.
  • Community's Healing Power: Laurel emphasizes the crucial role of a supportive community in her healing process. Her testament to the strength found in collective empathy and understanding is a powerful reminder of the importance of connection.


The Young Fables blend Americana roots with pop sensibilities, creating music that resonates worldwide. Their commitment to mental health advocacy and unique sound has earned them critical acclaim and a dedicated following. With three albums and a feature documentary to their name, they continue to touch lives through their music and message.


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