Sarah O’Neal is a queer Black Maghribia poet from the Bay. She is an alum of the 2015 VONA/Voices writers of color workshop. She is a two-time member of the Brave New Voices team representing the Bay Area. Sarah’s work has been featured on AJ+, Upworthy, and Everyday Feminism. She teaches poetry workshops on mixed and queer identity. Sarah has performed at the Empowering Women of Color Conference, The Kennedy Center, and UC Davis. She is a recent graduate of Mills College where she studied English Literature and Ethnic Studies. Currently, she is a poet mentor at Youth Speaks.