Sabrina Benaim is a workshop leader, storyteller, and poet. Her videos have been viewed by over a hundred million people, making her one of the most popular spoken word poets of all time. Despair & Other Magic Tricks, her debut collection, was a Goodreads Choice Awards finalist in 2017, finishing second to Rupi Kaur's The Sun and Her Flowers. She performed alongside Ani DiFranco, Amber Tamblyn, and Mary Lambert at the Heavy Hitters Festival in 2020. She currently resides in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.