Sofia Tong is a 15-year-old freshman at BrooklineHigh School in Brookline, Massachusetts. She loves to write novels, short stories, and poems. Her short story “Natasha” and her novel “November” both won Gold Keys in the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers’ Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. For the past three years, Sofia also participated in the writing challenge NaNoWriMo, during which she wrote three 50,000 word novels. Besides from writing, she also loves playing violin, reading, making animated films, and drawing.