© Charlotte Force Photography

© Charlotte Force Photography

 

 

Nicolaia Rips attends LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts in New York City (class of 2016), where she is co-editor-in-chief of LaGuardia’s literary magazine, LaGuardia Magazine. She has lived at the Chelsea Hotel for her entire life. In her spare time, she studies vocal music, reads avidly, and tolerates her parents. Trying to Float is her first book. She will be attending Brown University in the fall of 2016.

You can follow her on instagram @nrips