Marina Sofia is a global nomad, having lived and worked in nine countries. Not surprisingly, she received a doctorate in social anthropology and currently runs her own successful intercultural training and coaching practice. She currently lives just outside Geneva, Switzerland, with her husband, two sons and a cat. She is a member of the editorial team of the international dVerse Poets website and has published poems and short fiction in Offshoots, Respiro and an anthology of Western haiku by Dagda Publishing. She is an active blogger on her own site, http://findingtimetowrite.wordpress.com, as well as a regular reviewer for the Crime Fiction Lover and Necessary Fiction websites.