Madina Papadopoulos is a New Orleans–born, New York–based freelance writer and author. She studied French and Italian at Tulane University and went on to pursue her MFA in Screenwriting at UCLA. After graduating, she has taught foreign languages at the university level, as well as in childhood and elementary school programs. While working at elementary schools, she also directed musical, theatre, one of those productions was featured in the documentary by Marilyn Agrelo, No Small Parts. Her freelance writing focuses on food, drink, and entertainment. She will probably be friends with you if you have a dog. If you’d like to keep tabs on The Step-Spinsters, you can find them on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook.