Cija (pronounced Kia) Jefferson is the author of Sonic Memories (and other essays), and host of Writers & Words, a Baltimore reading series. She earned her M.F.A. in Creative Writing & Publishing Arts from University of Baltimore, and B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College. Her work has been featured in multiple publications including Sisters From AARP, Linden Avenue Literary Journal, Baltimore Style, Yellow Arrow Journal, and The Conversation with Amanda de Cadenet.
She can be found on Twitter and Instagram @cijasquips when the mood strikes.