Writer (travel, history, culture) and editor (mostly fiction). Always finding adventure, sometimes intentionally. Alex Trebek called me a "buzzsaw" on Jeopardy.

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A Seattle-based writer and editor, Christy Karras is the author or co-author of four books: Motorcycle Touring in the Pacific Northwest, Motorcycle Touring in the Southwest; More than Petticoats: Remarkable Utah Women, and Scenic Driving: Utah.

Christy has written for clients ranging from Beyond...

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@christykarras — 4,018 followers, 7,300 tweets

May 22, 2017

RT @SenSanders: What I really like about Mr. Trump is how true to his word he always is. https://t.co/5OsgGtBXDR

May 22, 2017

RT @ohhijackie: "Who paid for you?" he whispered. But the old wall keeps her secrets. https://t.co/xplQhXvzQ3

May 22, 2017

@felixsalmon @trekonomics Copy all the hard drives, all the memos, and send to the press...then pack up my stuff and go on a long vacation.

May 22, 2017

RT @VoteRiders: @jbouie We help voters obtain ID to vote every day - the bureaucratic barriers they must overcome are crazy. Storie…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Very first? Grade-school newspaper.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Lois Lane. She gets to pal around with Superman without the responsibility of being an actual superhero.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Please do a little research into what I actually write about before you pitch. Then send me one targeted email.