Sheniz Janmohamed is an arts educator, spoken word artist and author. Janmohamed has performed nationally and internationally for over 10 years and her work has been published in various journals and anthologies. Beyond her writing, she has taught spoken word and creative writing workshops for all ages at schools, libraries and community organizations, helping participants find their voice. She founded Ignite Poets, a spoken word initiative that focused on social awareness and collaboration. Her second poetry collection Firesmoke delves into the meaning of self and the power of the four elements.