Sara Lynn Burnett

Sara Lynn Burnett is a Caribbean-based writer. Her work has appeared in The Caribbean Writer, Disfunkshion magazine, and Plainsongs. She was the winner of Wikimedia Foundation’s 2019 Global Short Fiction Contest, 3rd place winner for Writer’s Digest 2019 Short Story Competition (forthcoming July/August 2020 issue) and was a Key West Literary Seminar 2020 Workshop Writer. She lives in Saint Lucia and works regionally in the tourism and hospitality industry.

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Sara Lynn Burnett is a Caribbean-based writer. Her work has appeared in The Caribbean Writer, Disfunkshion Magazine, and Plainsongs. She was the winner of Wikimedia Foundation’s 2019 Global Short Fiction Contest and is a Key West Literary Seminar 2020 Workshop Writer. She lives in Saint Lucia and works regionally in the tourism and hospitality industry.

Published Works

Kaylecia’s Dilemma. Short Story – The Caribbean Writer, Volume 33, 2019

Paperlips. Poetry – Plainsongs, January 2020

On The Value of Experiential Research. Essay – The Masters Review, April 2020

Occasional Moonlight. Short Story – The Caribbean Writer, Volume 34, 2020

The Depth of a Mountain. Short Story – Moko Magazine, forthcoming in 2021

Awards

Occasional Moonlight. Short Story – Wikimedia Heart of Knowledge Global Contest First Place in Short Fiction. Summer, 2019. Shortlisted for The Caribbean Writer’s Volume 34 Prize in Fiction.

An Indefinite Progress of Existence. Short Story – Writer’s Digest Short Story Competition, 3rd place, July/August 2020 issue

Other

MFA Graduate Student. The Creative Writing Workshop at The University of New Orleans. Starting Spring, 2021

Key West Literary Seminar. Fiction Writing Workshop with Christopher Castellani. 2020

Stuyvesant Scholar. Writing Workshops with Nicole Dennis-Benn, 2019-2020

The Master’s Review. Submissions Reader, 2019 – 2020

Women Who Live on Rocks. Contributing Writer 2018

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