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Sapphire is an author and poet who has written a novel Push. She is currently single.

Relationship Facts of Sapphire

Sapphire is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is not straight and is lesbian.

What is the relationship of Sapphire?

The Push and The Kid novelist is an unmarried woman. Sapphire is openly bisexual. Furthermore, she has also told that she was sexually abused, at the age of eight, by her own father, a US army sergeant.

So far, she has not seen with anyone to date. Moreover, she has never mentioned about her personal life and kept it so private. According to the reports, Sapphire is currently single and living happily.

Who is Sapphire?

Sapphire is a famous American author as well as a performance poet. Her first novel, Push became a huge hit and sold hundreds of thousands of copies. Later in 2011, she launched a semi-sequel to Push named The Kid.

Sapphire’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Sapphire was born on August 4, 1950, in Fort Ord, California, United States. She has three siblings and her parents were in the army. Talking about her childhood, it was not easy at all.

Talking about her education, the Push novelist dropped out of high school and moved to San Francisco. Later, she completed her graduation from the City College of New York with an MFA degree from Brooklyn College.

Sapphire’s Career, Net Worth, and Awards

Sapphire began her career as a poet after moving to New York in 1977. During the Slam Poetry movement in New York, she wrote, performed, and published her poetry.

In 1987, she published the collection of poems Meditations on the Rainbow. Her 1994 book of poems, American Dreams is often considered one of the best collections of the 1990s. Furthermore, her first novel, Push was published and also sold hundreds of thousands of copies.

After completing the 100 pages, in 1995, a publisher offered her $500,000 to finish the novel. Later, a movie named Precious was released on the basis of the novel. Many famous names were in the movie which includes Mariah Carey, Lenny Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, and Mo’Nique. Additionally, she also released The Kid, a semi-sequel to Push.

As of 2023, she has an estimated net worth of $12 million, However, there is no information regarding her salary.

Is Sapphire involved in any rumors and controversies?

So far, there are not any drastic rumors regarding her personal and professional life. Furthermore, she has never faced any controversy to date.

Sapphire’s Body Measurements

Moving towards her body measurements, she has black eyes and black hair. However, her height, weight, and other body measurements are unknown.

Is Sapphire active on social media?

The Push novelist is not hugely active on social media such as Twitter and Instagram. However, she holds a Facebook account in which she has around 1.3 million followers.

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