Sara Power is a storyteller from Labrador and a former artillery officer in the Canadian Forces. Her stories have appeared in journals across Canada, the US, and the UK, and most recently in Best Canadian Stories 2024. Sara was a finalist for the RBC/PEN Canada New Voices Award, and received a nomination for a National Magazine Award in the fiction category. Her stories have been recognized with fiction awards from The Malahat Review, Riddle Fence, The New Quarterly, Prairie Fire, and The Toronto Star.
Sara completed a Bachelor of Science from The Royal Military College of Canada, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from The University of British Columbia. She is an alumna of the Disquiet Literary Program in Lisbon, the Banff Centre Writing Studio Program, the Middlebury Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the International Literary Seminars in Kenya. Her debut collection of short fiction, Art of Camouflage, is forthcoming with Freehand Books in May 2024.