Sarah M. Wells

Sarah M. Wells is the author of Pruning Burning Bushes and a chapbook of poems, Acquiesce. Poems and essays by Wells have appeared in many journals, most recently Ascent, Brevity, Chautauqua, The Common, The Good Men Project, The Pinch, Poetry East, Puerto del Sol, River Teeth and Rock & Sling. Sarah’s work has been honored with three Pushcart Prize nominations. Her essays have been listed as Notable Essays in The Best American Essays 2012, 2013, and 2014. She recently completed her first full-length memoir/essay collection about love and attention, marriage, parenting, and desire, titled, American Honey. Sarah serves as the Managing Editor for the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University and as Managing Editor for River Teeth: A Journal of Nonfiction Narrative. She resides in Copley, Ohio with her husband, Brandon, and their three young children, Lydia, Elvis, and Henry.