Trish Bentley is the editor-in-chief and founder of thepurplefig.com. She has an MA in Critical and Creative Writing from the University of Gloucestershire and a BA from The New School University in New York City. She runs regular writing workshops for both adults and children, and she has been a regular columnist for The Huffington Post and has written for The New York Press, 12 St. Journal, shedoesthecity.com. She has also published the children’s book, About Town with Benny Be. Trish lives in Toronto with her husband, their three boys and her four-legged daughters Tessa and Evie.