In-Person Events 


I’m coming to a city near you!


Junction City, CA
September 13 to 15

– Writing with Curiosity & Courage –
3-day writing workshop retreat.
Register now.

Santa Cruz, CA
September 15 to 21

– Details coming soon –
Get on the wait list for more information.




Sydney, Australia
February 2 to 29, 2020

– Writer in Residence Program –
Springfield Farm,  Southern Highlands (NSW)
Get in touch if you are interested.

About Sarah Selecky

Sarah earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia, and her writing has appeared in top Canadian magazines and quarterlies such as The Walrus, The New Quarterly, and The Journey Prize Anthology. Sarah is the author of This Cake Is for the Party, which was a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, shortlisted for the Commonwealth Prize for Best First Book, and longlisted for the Frank O’Connor Short Story Award, as well as the new novel Radiant Shimmering Light. She is also the creator of the internationally-acclaimed creative writing school (and MFA alternative) Sarah Selecky Writing School, which includes collaborations with Margaret Atwood, George Saunders, Karen Joy Fowler, and other authors.