An Ohio native with a Southern heritage, Loura trained at Ohio University in photojournalism, and went on to graduate magna cum laude from NYIT in 2010, with a Bachelor's of English. She has published numerous articles for Demand Studios, won several local awards for her writing, and has worked with local non-profit organizations on various projects.
Loura favors writing short stories, essays, editorial pieces, and research reports for online publications, blogs, informational websites, and academic institutions.
A voracious reader, Loura's favorite books are classics, especially Gothic ones, from the Romantic and Victorian periods (roughly 1700-1900). She also has a passion for religious works and mythologies. When she's not writing or reading, you will find Loura tutoring, designing, or working her camera as a photographer.