Trish Bentley is the editor-in-chief and founder of thepurplefig.com. She received her degree from The New School University in NYC where she participated in countless fiction writing workshops and a few cop ride-alongs in Harlem reporting the news. She is 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, and their three boys.