Sarah Sarai

Fiction Writer, Poet

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 & Prizes

Fiction

Chapbook:
The Young Orator (Winged City Press, 2014)
Journals: ,
Bellowing Ark
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Callisto
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Connotation Press: An Online Artifact
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Fiction At Work
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Homestead Review
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Stet
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Stone's Throw
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Storyglossia
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Unlikely Stories
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VerbSap.com
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Weber Studies
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Webster Review
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West
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Poetry

Anthologies:
Like a Fat Gold Watch: Meditations on Sylvia Plath and Living (Fat Gold Watch Press, 2017)
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200 New Mexico Poems (University of New Mexico Press, 2015)
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Gathered: Contemporary Quaker Poets (Sundress Publications, 2013)
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The OR Panthology: Ocellus Reseau (Other Rooms Press, 2013)
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Maintenant 6 (Three Rooms Press, 2012)
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Say It Loud: Poems About James Brown (Whirlwind Press, 2011)
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you say. say. (Uphook Press, 2009)
Books:
Geographies of Soul and Taffeta (Indolent Books, 2018)
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The Future Is Happy (BlazeVOX books, 2009)
Chapbooks:
O You of the Cotton Pajamas! (Dusie Press, 2016)
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I Feel Good (Beard of Bees, 2013)
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Emily Dickinson's Coconut Face (Dusie Press, 2013)
Journals: ,
Ascent
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Big City Lit
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Dressing Room Poetry Journal
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Flaneur Foundry
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Folly Magazine
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GHOTI
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Lambda Literary
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MiPOesias
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Mississippi Review
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Pank
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Parthenon West Review
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Ping Pong
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Prelude
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Red Peter
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Sprung Formal
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The Wallace Stevens Journal
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Vending Machine Press
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West Wind Review
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Willows Wept Review
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Yew
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Fine Madness
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Frigg Magazine
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Minnesota Review
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Potomac Review
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Stained Sheets
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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

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Raised in: 
Los Angeles, CA
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Last update: Aug 08, 2018