Sariel Hana Friedman, 16, is a junior at Crossroads School in Los Angeles, CA. She is a published poet, artist, graphic designer, and photographer. She is has edited literary magazines: "Dark as Day" (Crossroads School) "Lentigo" (the Bard Young Writer's Workshop) and "Dolls, Lolls and Know-It-Alls" (Oxford University Young Writer's Program.) Sariel published a photography book called "Hide & Seek" and this is her first book of poetry. Sariel follows the philosophy of Oscar Wilde — “Be yourself; everyone else is taken."