The Soft Side of Crazy
  • Lauren Perfetto
7 episodes
Join two friends as they review books, guzzle alcohol, discuss boys, and talk about navigating this thing called life.

Episodes

Trashpire Diaries
2021 May 071h 38s
Hi crazies - we're back!! In episode six Lauren and Richelle take a stab at a new format. They review the TV show The Vampire Diaries by watching just one random episode. The show follows two vampire brothers, Damon and Stefan, as they take over a town named Mystic Falls. The show leads Lauren and Richelle on a discussion about vampire and teen drama tropes, crazy eyes, and "scabbed women." Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
This Episode Sucks
2020 May 281h 12m 42s
Amidst the quarantine, Lauren and Richelle bring you more content! In episode five Lauren and Richelle reread Twilight by Stephanie Meyer. The book focuses on Bella Swan as she makes the move from Phoenix, AZ to Forks, WA. In Forks, she discovers the love of her life, Edward Cullen. There’s only one problem, Edward is a vampire. What was once a favorite book for the pair, Lauren and Richelle are now left wondering if Edward is the only thing that sucks. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
Reading the Books of Yore
2020 Feb 0545m 20s
In episode four Lauren and Richelle are back - bearing great news! Lauren and Richelle’s favorite books are about to get a reread. Listen to the episode to find out which one gets the reread #1 slot. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
Figuring out Who You Are, Without Him
2019 Nov 181h 11m 44s
In episode three Lauren and Richelle review the book “Holding up the Universe” by Jennifer Niven. The book shifts perspectives between two high school students; Libby Strout, once dubbed ‘America’s Fattest Teen’ and Jack Masselin, the popular kid who suffers from face blindness. The book leads Lauren and Richelle to a discussion about proper representation in the entertainment industry, body image, and finding one’s true identity outside of a romantic relationship. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
Recovering Manic Pixie Dream Girls - Part Two
2019 Sep 3048m 13s
In episode two Lauren and Richelle review the book “A Heart in a Body in the World” by Deb Caletti. The book focuses on the life of Annabelle Agnelli, a high school senior, who is learning to overcome her grief after a tragic event rocks her world. The book leads Lauren and Richelle to an amazing discussion about trauma, toxic relationships, and the men who try to steal our thunder. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
Recovering Manic Pixie Dream Girls - Part One
2019 Sep 301h 19m 2s
In episode two Lauren and Richelle review the book “A Heart in a Body in the World” by Deb Caletti. The book focuses on the life of Annabelle Agnelli, a high school senior, who is learning to overcome her grief after a tragic event rocks her world. The book leads Lauren and Richelle to an amazing discussion about trauma, toxic relationships, and the men who try to steal our thunder. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
The Soft Side of Crazy - Episode 1
2019 Aug 0550m 50s
Join two friends as they review books, guzzle alcohol, and talk about navigating this thing called life. In episode one, Lauren and Richelle review the book “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis. The book focuses on the lies women tell themselves. The lies that Hollis introduces, leads Lauren and Richelle to a fruitful discussion where they explore problematic relationships, sex before - and during - marriage and the lies that are really being told to us. Grab a glass of whatever and join in on the crazy!
More episodes may be available on the podcast’s website.