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Ama Scriver

Amanda (Ama) Scriver is a freelance journalist best known for being fat, loud, and shouty on the Internet. The things that bring her joy are bold lipstick, reality television, and potato chips. Her writing work has appeared on Leafly, Buzzfeed, The Washington Post, FLARE, The Walrus, and Allure. She lives in Toronto, Canada. You can follow her on Twitter or Instagram.


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