Sarah Hollowell is a fat, queer Hoosier writer aiming to up the magic quotient of Indiana.

Her debut YA contemporary fantasy novel, A Dark and Starless Forest, is available now. Her work has appeared on The NoSleep Podcast, Fireside Fiction, Huffington Post, and in The (Other) F Word: A Celebration of the Fat and the Fierce. She volunteers with teen writers through the Alpha Workshop, raises small aliens in the shape of cats, and listens to too many podcasts. She can be found on Twitter @sarahhollowell or at