Ariel Shearer

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Senior Editor

Ariel Shearer is the senior editor at Seattle magazine, where she writes about the characters and places that make the city tick. Since launching her writing career at the late Boston Phoenix, Ariel has covered stories for local and national publications on topics ranging from cannabis science to restaurant openings and sustainable travel. When she’s not writing or seeking out new stories around the city, Ariel can be found exploring restaurant menus and local beaches with her wife-to-be. Find her on Twitter at @arielshearer.

contributed articles

De Aunt’e Damper builds community for a more inclusive Seattle

Head north for bayside spa time, breweries and local charm

Explore beyond the rolling hills, from Moscow, Idaho, to the Lewis-Clark Valley

Huntington Lodge elevates travel in Oregon’s high-desert brewery town

Plan ahead for a proper introduction to Seattle’s beloved market

Uncovering Seattle connections to Artemisia Gentileschi and finding familiarity in new places

Introducing a blog series dedicated to discovering Seattle anew