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 — 4,040 followers, 7,537 tweets

Jun 25, 2017

RT @MarkHarrisNYC: You all want civility, but the fact that GOP Senators like this one are flat-out terrible human beings is unfortuna…

Jun 25, 2017

@flippable_org But Republicans are pro-corporation...and corporations want to be able to retain employees by controlling their health care.

Jun 25, 2017

@BeliefBeat @Jeopardy @KenJennings When in July will you be in Seattle, and for how long? I know a bunch of trivia nights (of course). Studying: get geography games/apps.

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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.