Laura House is an actress, comic, writer and teacher. She was discovered in Austin, Texas while performing stand-up comedy at night and teaching seventh grade by day. She was featured in HBO's Aspen Comedy Festival, then starred on Mtv's first scripted sit-com "Austin Stories." Later she performed on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" and other stand-up shows while continuing acting and writing. She played a hillbilly slut opposite Natalie Portman in "Where the Heart is." Laura has written on hit TV shows including the Emmy-winning "Samantha Who?" and "Mom." She has developed a "Super Mom" show with Barry Sonnenfeld for ABC, a sketch show featuring Rachel Crow for Nickelodeon and a lady-slacker show with Katey Sagal for FX. She's published in three books, including "True Tales of Lust and Love," "Comedy Film Nerds Guide to the Movies, and "Stricken: The 5000 Stages of Grief." She's an LA favorite at stand-up and storytelling shows. She also teaches pitching, writing and meditation.
Recent episodes featuring Laura House
Hn2HY Letting Go Meditation
How to (not) Hate Yourself
STRESS is so STRESSFUL! How do we let go of upset, anxiety & all the How to Hate Yourself thoughts? Meditation. Here, you can meditate with me and practice Letting Go any time. 
H2HY Brian Finkelstein
How to (not) Hate Yourself
Brian Finkelstein discusses what goes on inside his "How to Hate Yourself" voice. Even though he ran the NY Marathon, has 2 Emmy noms and seems to win every Moth Slam, it somehow persists. INCLUDED is a  clip from a recent LIVE "How to Hate Yourself" show at the Hollywood Improv where he explains why he hates LA. He's very wise and I go so far as to compare his tweets to Pema Chodron quotes, to mixed results. Enjoy! You'll never feel sad again. 
Jamie Bridgers
How to (not) Hate Yourself
Jamie Bridgers is a writer, performer and mom to rock star Phoebe Bridgers. Her How to Hate Yourself voice takes her to all kinds of places including Taco Bell and an LA hotspot that has walnut shrimp.  We get into body issues and watch a young generation kick that critical voice in the teeth. This is a great one. 
How to (not) Hate Yourself
Now that we've discussed the problem, let's find solutions. Today in How (not) to Hate Yourself, you get ONE FULL MINUTE OF MOTIVATION with me and Kyle Clark. Is that inspiration I hear? Well, CRANK IT UP!! If there's one thing we know, it's that You.Can.Do.It! 
How to Hate Yourself
How to (not) Hate Yourself
The title might sound bad but this is all about dealing with that inner voice and laughing at it. Here, I talk to comedian and Human Enthusiasm Monster Kyle Clark about how he deals with that internal bummer voice. Spoiler: He actually named his. What? We get all silly and spiritual. And hear Kyle perform LIVE! about the once upon a time, girl of his dreams. Also enjoy a new segment of the rebrand, in Part 2.... Your One Minute Motivation. 
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