amy + eleanor
Zhigongdai, pronounced “Amy”, is a Junior at Hunter College High School. Her hobbies include baking, doodling, needle felting, and petting cats at cat shelters. She dislikes getting lost, but is very good at it, even though she has lived in the city since she was 5. Amy is excited to learn new ways to express creativity and meet amazing new people at Girls Write Now!
Eleanor Stanford is a web producer and editor for Watching, The New York Times's TV and movie recommendation site. There, she handles social media accounts, edits articles, and comes up with promotion strategy. She also writes about art and culture for other publications like Literary Hub and The Independent. Eleanor grew up in a small village in England, and has lived in New York for four years. She attended Columbia Journalism School and now lives in Brooklyn, with a very perfect cat.
by amy lu