Laurie Ulster

Writer, Editor, Producer

New York, NY

Laurie Ulster

Freelance writer for TVweb/print/podcasts, specializing in entertainment (especially TV), food & chefs, parenting, Star Trek stuff, trending news, and lifestyle topics. Editor and copy editor for digital, print, and TV.


If You Don’t Stop Chewing Like That, I’m Going to Lose It

I never thought I’d be so relieved to find out I had a disorder.
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Have You Had Your First Colonoscopy?

It may be less terrible than you think.
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It's Time to Detox From Detoxes

Why are perfectly healthy people obsessed with detoxes?
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Parenting in the Age of TikTok Conspiracies

Some “facts” my daughter picked up on TikTok seem just a little off.
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Things Not to Feel Guilty About During Self-Isolation

Feeling a little unaccomplished lately? Me too.
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Judging from a Distance, Literally

Who judges the judgers? Me!
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What’s Harder Than Raising A Picky Eater? Being One Too

Of course I wish my picky daughter liked more foods, but I understand her struggle all too well.
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I Loved My Belly When I Was Pregnant

But now, when I think of my gut, I I feel the judgment of the whole world.
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I Don't Have Acne Anymore, But I Still Have The Scars

A primer for talking to your teen about acne, from someone who's been there.
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A Tokyo Hotel Is Offering Crying Rooms, and I Want One

Tissues, eye masks, sad movies and solitude? I'm there.
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10 Morning Rituals of People Who Are More Successful Than You Are

Emulating these habits could put you on the road to riches.
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The Bikini Mom Isn't Making Me Any Braver

The popularity of Rachel Hollis' post-pregnancy bikini body isn't exactly cheering me up.
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Laurie Ulster

I’m a New York-based writer, TV producer, and copy editor.

My writing has been featured at ScreenRant, Biography, TheBump, and at Scary Mommy, The Chefs Connection, Momtastic, Women at Warp,, YourTango, My Fave Places, Fuse, and Purple Clover, and I'm a regular contributor to Taffeta. I'm a contributing writer on the book "What to Watch When: 1,000 TV Shows for Every Mood and Moment."

I'm also a former website director (so I know my way around a CMS and SEO) and copy editor for digital, print, and video.

I’m a Senior Editor of, the biggest unofficial Trek site on the web, and co-host the All Access Star Trek podcast. It’s a passion project.



  • proofreading
  • content creation
  • writing
  • editing
  • content curation
  • copy editing
  • interviewing
  • entertainment coverage
  • personal essays
  • tv production
  • video