Sarah Allen

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Represented by Brianne Johnson at Writer's House. MFA x 2: past prosaist at BYU, future poet at USF. Lover of Pixar, leather jackets, and Colin Firth.

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What Stars Are Made of

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Dear Airplanes



Dear Airplanes,

Sky cotton washed in
light, beaming the way your wings
and my soul tip up.

From Sarah, with joy
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Recommended Read: A Wish In the Dark, by Christine Soontornvat


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Pet Diaries (Poetry)
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Description: Cats, dogs, and real people

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Penelope Marzec Nice to know another reader who appreciates Jane Eyre. :^)


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Jen Knox Happy New Year, Sarah. May your 2010 be filled with good reading and writing!


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Becky Thank you Sarah for the friend invite. I really liked your angle with the Pet Diaries. The dog and the cat both had charrrming personalities! I think Pet Diaries would make for a good book =)


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