Alegría Zuluaga is currently a student at California State University of Long Beach working on her bachelor’s and majoring in Comparative World Literature and minoring in Linguistics. Her love for language and culture has always been a big motivator for her wandering spirit. A writer and an advocate for education through literature and art. She also teaches creative writing workshops in her hometown of Long Beach, California. Alegria’s work has been published in her university magazine. She has also performed at the International Latinx Conference, and HBO’s launch party of The Gordita Chronicles. Her first poetry collection focuses on the heartbreaks and heart mending she has learned to put together as a mosaic that is her first book “Ella Es”.