Nia Ita is a NYC-based storyteller, real-life bookstagrammer and bilingual speech therapist who works with students with disabilities. A two-time Writing Our Lives alumni, Nia has written for La Galería Magazine, Bustle, Blavity and other publications. She loves learning and sharing what she learns. She also loves love and spends a lot of her time trying to understand how it works and how to help it grow. She believes that we experience ultimate joy when love for self and others is alive and well.