Lorre Luther

Freelance Digital Copywriter


Hey There. Welcome to my portfolio page! I write just about everything you can imagine — from news articles to best-of rundowns (and everything in between). I work almost exclusively with online venues and produce articles that inform and entertain. I'm originally from the United States and now live in the Netherlands — Rotterdam, to be exact. Reach out if you have any questions!

Holland Times
Dutch museums see record visits in 2023

There were close to 9.5 million visits by Museum Pass holders to Dutch museums and cultural institutions in 2023, the highest number ever registered. The old record dated to 2019, when there were 9.3 million visits by Museum Pass holders.

Seal entanglements in Dutch waters are on the rise

Seal entanglements along Dutch shores this year have sharply risen. By early May, as many entangled seals had been helped by one of the three operational seal rescue centers in the Netherlands - Zeehondencentrum Pieterburen, A Seal and Ecomare - as in all of 2023, during which around 40 animals received assistance, according to a statement released by Zeehondencentrum Pieterburen.

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More vegetarian and vegan recipes to appear on food packaging

Several supermarkets and food producers plan to increase the number of vegetarian and vegan recipes available on their processed food packaging in the coming years. Dutch consumers should soon be able to find hundreds of vegetarian and vegan recipe tips on pre-packaged meals and sauces from Jumbo, Plus, Conimex, Knorr, Koh Tai and Pataks.

Do Cats Hibernate? Sleeping Habits Explained

If you live with a feline companion, you may have noticed them snoozing more during the winter and wondered if cats typically hibernate. Hibernation is essentially a form of torpor. Torpor occurs when animals slow their hearts, breathing, and metabolism to conserve energy. Animals like bears and hedgehogs that hibernate during the winter experience physiological ...

9 Best Things To Do In Gouda, The Netherlands: More Than Just Cheese

Gouda is a medium-sized city, in the province of South Holland, known for its unique city hall and Sint-Janskerk. Het Stadhuis, or City Hall, is a frequently photographed, stone, Gothic building, with stunning red shutters, that sits on the edge of the main market square, in the historic center of the city.

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Schiphol luggage auction hits the big time

Every year for over a decade, Schiphol Airport has held auctions giving anyone with the time and interest the opportunity to bid on luggage and other items left behind by travelers. The auctions have become incredibly popular in the wake of the baggage chaos experienced by travelers last year, when thousands of bags piled up due to luggage handling issues.

9 Best Things To Do In L'Aquila, Italy

L'Aquila sits in a quiet valley, safely enclosed within its medieval walls. The Apennine Mountains rise around this city, founded in the 13th-century, which is now the capital of Abruzzo and the province of L'Aquila. The winding streets, Baroque churches, Renaissance buildings, and beautiful plazas of this city will charm you.

Are British Shorthair Cats Hypoallergenic? Is It Possible?

British Shorthair cats are sweet, round-faced beauties known for their loyal personalities and muscled bodies. While gray British Shorthair kitties often get the most attention, these cats come in shades of black, golden, and even smoke. They're also usually very large, with males weighing up to 18 pounds.

7 Best Things To Do In Troy, New York: A Step Back In Time

During the Industrial Revolution, Troy was wealthy and on the move. The Erie Canal, Hudson River, and several major rail road lines all came together in this small town that once sparkled with the wealth and trappings of the Gilded Age.

Do Savannah Cats Shed a Lot? Here's What You Need to Know!

If you're thinking about adding a Savannah cat to your family, you might wonder how much grooming these stunning kitties with wild markings and elegant long legs requires. If you bring one of these stripped beauties home, will you be signing up for extended daily brushing sessions or just a few minutes of upkeep per month?

10 Best Things To Do In Cremona, Italy

Craft has met, and then become, art for centuries in Cremona, Italy. In this city of craft, Andrea Amati designed the first violin for Lorenzo de Medici, and Antonio Stradivari and Andrea Guarneri learned and perfected the art of violin making. Cremona's history rests comfortably in its streets; its past creating the present.

Holland Times
Energy grid costs keep bills high

Winter is just around the corner, and with the arrival of cold days and long windy nights often come high energy bills due to increased heating costs. While gas and electricity prices have dropped since the extreme heights of 2021 and 2022, rising network operator costs have nevertheless been keeping consumers' bills high.

8 Best Tours In Savannah, Georgia

Savannah, a sultry city full of southern charm, lies on the banks of the Savannah River just 20 miles (32 kilometers) inland from the Atlantic Ocean. This reserved subtropical town comes graciously alive once you get to know its charms. Founded in 1733, Savannah, once the British capital of the Province of Georgia, played an important role in both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.

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Badgers stop Dutch trains

Dutch life in many areas has been brought to a standstill over the past few weeks, not by wind, water or any of the other natural hazards one might expect in the Netherlands, but by common European badgers.