Sarah Viren

Sarah Viren is the author of the essay collection Mine, which won the River Teeth Book Prize.

June 12, 2018

Reading Florida. 

You see one thing when you look at the state from a distance, but if you come closer, dig deeper, you always find something else. This probably has something to do with Disney World, but it also relates to the entire construct of Florida—the mythology of the state as a paradise preserved in time just for you.

June 17, 2016

I was twenty-two, queer, and coming of age in Florida.