Laura Munson is the author of the New York Times and international bestselling memoir “This Is Not The Story You Think It Is: A Season of Unlikely Happiness.” It has been published in nine countries and has been featured in Vanity Fair, Elle, Redbook, Time, Newsweek, Washington Post and many other newspapers, magazines and online venues across the globe. Munson is the founder of Haven Writing Retreats in Montana and speaks on the subjects of empowerment through creativity. Her work has been published in the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, O. Magazine, The Week, Huffington Post, Redbook, Woman’s Day, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal, More magazine, The Sun and others. She has appeared on “Good Morning America,” “The Early Show,” WGN, many NPR stations, Hay House radio, as well as other media including London’s “This Morning” and Australia’s “Sunrise.” She lives in Montana with her family.