Sarah Cypher is the author of "The Skin and Its Girl," forthcoming from Ballantine Books in April 2023. She holds an MFA from the Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College, where she was a Rona Jaffe Graduate Creative Writing Fellow in fiction. She also graduated with a degree in creative writing from Carnegie Mellon University. Her fiction has appeared in New Ohio Review, Majuscule, North American Review, LEON Literary Review, Crab Orchard Review, and others. She grew up in a working-class Arab-American family outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and now lives in the Washington, DC, area with her wife.

Other Works

Awards and Recognition

  • Rona Jaffe Creative Writing Fellow