Sarah Sarai

N/A
New York, NY

Author's Bio

I write poetry, fiction, and reviews. GEOGRAPHIES OF SOUL AND TAFFETA (poems) was published by Indolent Books; THE FUTURE IS HAPPY (poems) by BlazeVOX. I've edited across most platforms and industries, and freelance as an editor of fiction and poetry. I've taught comp and creative writing at Pace, Fordham University, BMCC/CUNY, UCC/New Jersey, Antioch/Seattle and others. My MFA in Fiction is from Sarah Lawrence College. My body is in New York. My imagination roams.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Geographies of Soul and Taffeta
(Indolent Books, 2018)
, The Future Is Happy
(BlazeVOX [books], 2009)
Anthologies: 
200 New Mexico Poems
(University of New Mexico Press, 2015)
, Gathered: Contemporary Quaker Poets
(Sundress Publications, 2013)
, Maintenant 6
(Three Rooms Press, 2012)
, Say It Loud: Poems About James Brown
(Whirlwind Press, 2011)
, The OR Panthology: Ocellus Reseau
(Other Rooms Press, 2013)
, you say. say.
(Uphook Press, 2009)
Journals: 
Angle, Antigonish Review, Ascent, Bellowing Ark, Big City Lit, Boston Review, Connotation Press: An Online Artifact, Cordite Poetry Review, decomP, Dressing Room Poetry Journal, EOAGH, Fairy Tale Review, Fiction At Work, Fifth Wednesday Journal, Fine Madness, Flaneur Foundry, Folly Magazine, Frigg Magazine, GHOTI, Gravel Literary Journal, Homestead Review, Lambda Literary, Minnesota Review, MiPOesias, Mississippi Review, New Madrid, Painted Bride Quarterly, Pank, Parthenon West Review, Ping Pong, Potomac Review, ragazine, Raven Chronicles, Red Peter, Redheaded Stepchild, South Dakota Review, Sprung Formal, Stained Sheets, Stet, Stone's Throw, Storyglossia, Tampa Review, The Collagist, The Wallace Stevens Journal, The Writing Disorder, Threepenny Review, THRUSH Poetry Journal, Tipton Poetry Journal, Unlikely Stories, VerbSap.com, Weber Studies, Webster Review, West, West Wind Review, Willows Wept Review, Yew, Zyzzyva
Chapbook: 
Emily Dickinson's Coconut Face
(Dusie Press, 2013)
, I Feel Good
(Beard of Bees, 2013)
, O You of the Cotton Pajamas!
(Dusie Press, 2016)
, The Young Orator
(Winged City Press, 2014)
Prizes Won: 
Seattle Arts Commission Grant in Scriptwriting King County Arts Commission Grant in Fiction National Endowment for Humanities for Secondary Educators, Summer Seminar at Kenyon College

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Raised in: 
Los Angeles, CA
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Last updated: Oct 09, 2016