Alex Catarinella

Alex Catarinella is a freelance writing machine. He writes for/has written for PAPER/, Avenue magazine,,, Tokion magazine, What Goes Around Comes Around, Flavorwire, Idolator, etc, etc...

His first foray into "journalism" was during the AOL hey-day with his Spice Girls online "newsletter" known as the Spice Gazette at age 10. His favorite Spice Girl was (and always will be) Ginger Spice.

There was a time when he thought he was destined to be an art school Musical Theater major drop out, but he graduated in 2009 from Marymount Manhattan College with a BA in Communication Arts.

You can follow him on Twitter at @acatinheat.