Artist in Bonita Springs, Florida
Marilu co-owns a small printing company in Florida with her husband. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the Universidad Central de Venezuela and an Associate of Applied Science degree in film and TV production. She spent four years writing for a Venezuelan news radio station and a year as a reporter for a local TV channel before moving to the United States in 2000 with her husband. When their second child was born—in 2004—they opened their printing business. In 2015, she self published her first book—What’s In the Way of Your Happiness?—now available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
Marilu has been published in Inspire Me Today, Elephant Journal, Whole Living Journal, and has been quoted in Illusion(s) Nouvelles et texted poétiques (texts inspired by Mark Drew’s photographs and juried for the Bancal Review, Paris, Nov 2014)
In her spare time, Marilu does theatre, improv, makes short films and dances tango.