Sophia Crisafulli is a writer with a passion for all mediums of storytelling. Sophia managed a column in Santa Barbara's Daily Nexus, created her own radio show while living in London, and has received multiple awards for her fiction. She currently lives in New York City, where she works as a Writers' Assistant for the Starz show "Sweetbitter" and eats a bagel almost every day.
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