Sara Ramey

Lit/Spec; Seeker of monsters, dogs, & cacti.

The Fall of Anarchy (?). JMW Turner c. 1833-4.


Sara Ramey writes strange fiction in Arkansas. She has an MFA from the University of Arkansas and a Sturgis International Fellowship to live and write in Dublin. Her fiction can be found in Easy Street’s anthology, among other places, and her book reviews have appeared in World Literature Today and The Arkansas International. A native of southern Arizona, she is obsessed with water and transformations.

Short Stories

Sea ChangePortal 10, an Easy Street anthology, July 2019

The Ceiling of the Porch is BluePorter House Review, June 2019

Spiritual Possessions (And Their Owners) – The Madison Review, Spring 2018


Sturgis International Fellow (Dublin, Ireland) – 2019

Carolyn F. Walton Cole Fellowship in Fiction, selected by Aurelie Sheehan – 2018

Lily Peter Fellowship in Fiction, selected by Alix Ohlin – 2018

Book Reviews

World Literature Today

Pearls on a Branch by Najla Khoury, trans. Inea Bushnaq

Iraq +100 ed. Hassan Blasim

Praise for the Women of the Family by Mahmoud Shukair

Palestine +100 ed. Hassan Blasim [forthcoming]

The Arkansas International

The New Order by Karen Bender

The Kremlin Ball by Curzio Malaparte, trans. Jenny McPhee

Moonbath by Yanick Lahens, trans. Emily Gogolak

Palaces by Simon Jacobs

Missives from the Green Campaign by David Armstrong

Neapolitan Chronicles by Anna Maria Ortese, trans. Ann Goldstein

The Icelandic Cure by J.D. Moyer

The Science of Lost Futures by Ryan Habermeyer

The Iconoclast’s Journal by Terry Griggs

For Isabel: A Mandala by Antonio Tabucchi, trans. Elizabeth Harris

An Untouched House by Willem Frederik Hermans, trans. David Colmer

Who’s Who When Everyone Is Someone Else by C. D. Rose

Sooner or Later Everything Falls Into the Sea by Sarah Pinsker


Email me at Twitter @sberamey.