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AManda Carolena Zurita


On Me

At any given time my handbag holds two to three notebooks, twice as many tubes of lipstick, a sack of dog treats, and my passport.

I grew up in Oklahoma (and Venezuela, sort of), moving to Seattle in 2007 to study Latin and Communications at the University of Washington. Currently, I live in Seattle's First Hill neighborhood with my four-year-old lab mix, Hadrian. We like to hit the farmers market on Sundays, make pasta dinners, and marathon watch TV shows. I love travel. And food. And exaggerated minimalism.

On Writing

My approach to writing stems from my Latin background: creating beautiful, grammatically sound (often rather long) sentences that meld into cohesive and close-knit stories. Whether writing for travel, style, bridal, or current events, my aim is to unveil my subject in a way that's both informative and pleasing to read.


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