Trish Bentley is the editor-in-chief and founder of thepurplefig.com. She received a BA from The New School University in NYC and is cur renting working on an MA in Critical and Creative Writing. 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, their three boys and her four-legged daughter Tessa.