Hana Shafi is a writer and artist who illustrates under the name Frizz Kid. Both her art and writing explore themes such as feminism, body politics, racism, and pop culture with an affinity to horror. A graduate of Ryerson’s Journalism Program, her articles have appeared in publications including The Walrus, Buzzfeed, CBC, Flare, Shameless, and more. Known on Instagram for her weekly affirmation series, she is also the recipient of the Women Who Inspire Award, from the Canadian Council for Muslim Women. Born in Dubai, Shafi now lives in Toronto. It Begins with The Body is her first book.