Sarah Warburton is a writer, wife, the mother of two, and a knitter (not necessarily in that order) living in Blacksburg, VA. After earning an M.A. in Classics from the University of Georgia and another from Brown University, she spent time working in independent bookstores, reading and writing. She’s studied at the University of New Mexico with Sharon Oard Warner and Julie Shigekuni, at the Taos Writer’s Workshop with Pam Houston, and in Houston with Justin Cronin. Between 2005 and 2015 she was lead writer for the local monthly magazine, “UpClose” and is a member of the weekly critique group, Writers Ink and the Lexecutioners. Her short story, “Margaret’s Magnolia,” appeared in the “Southern Arts Journal” and she has finished her third novel, Once Two Sisters. She won first place in a WOW! Women on Writing Spring Flash Fiction Contest. You can keep up to date with her professional work at http://www.sarahwarburtonauthor.com.