Sarah Sweeney was born and raised in the Southern city of Greensboro, North Carolina, where she began writing poems, stories, and plays from a young age. She has received awards from the Academy of American Poets and the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Foundation, and holds a BA in English from the University of North Carolina Greensboro and an M.F.A. from Emerson College in Boston, where she currently lives. She is a writer for the Harvard Gazette.
Write her at sarahkathleensweeney at gmail dot com