A Trusted Friend in a Complicated World

Lauren Ash

location-pin St. Louis, Missouri

School: University of Missouri-Columbia

Expertise: astrology & horoscopes, TV, movies & entertainment

Lauren Ash

  • Senior astrology editor at Parade
  • A regular contributor to Reader's Digest, StyleCaster, Mane Addicts, NYLON, and USA Today
  • Creative consultant and copywriter for brands including Starbucks, Hulu, Paramount and Pinterest

Experience

Lauren is a professional astrologer, culture expert, and lifestyle writer. She's the senior astrology editor at Parade, where she covers cosmic news, celebrities, and pop culture, and a regular contributor to Reader's Digest, StyleCaster, Mane Addicts, NYLON, and USA Today, among other publications.
As an experienced celebrity entertainment journalist and dedicated pop-culture fan, Lauren covers astrology, reality TV, dating, and celebrity updates for millennial and Gen Z audiences. When she's not writing horoscopes, she's likely watching Temptation Island or reading romance novels on the water.

Education

University of Missouri-Columbia
BA, English Language and Literature

Articles

What Is Your Life Path Number—and What Does It Mean for You?

Looking for cosmic guidance? Your life path number may just hold the key to your destiny.

Your Favorite Guilty Pleasure, According to Your Zodiac Sign

From dessert menus and doomscrolling to debating reality TV, here's how your zodiac indulges in guilty pleasures

Your Personal Style, According to Your Zodiac Sign

From quiet luxury to coastal cowgirl, how is personal style influenced by the cosmos? An astrologer weighs in.