Sophie's debut novel Wild Fires (Spring 2021) is the 2019 winner of The Borough Press & The Good Literary Agency's open submission competition.
Sophie was born and raised in Trinidad, and grew up in Toronto, Canada. She began writing seriously when she started studying at the Humber School for Writers with Olive Senior in 2016. From October 2019 to October 2020, she is the Artist in Residence at the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies, and Writer in Residence at Sangam House in India in January 2020. She reviews fiction books for Words of Colour