Sarah P. Strong

Diagnosing C-PTSD

Sarah is shown against defoliate branches. Sarah has pale skin and short light-colored hair parted at the side, with a single lock of bright teal curling off to the right. Sarah wears a gray jacket or blazer with notch lapels, and beneath that, a lighter gray sweater over a white collared shirt. It is possible that Sarah is wearing rimless eyeglasses.

Sarah P. Strong is the author of two poetry collections, The Mouth of Earth (University of Nevada Press, 2020) and Tour of the Breath Gallery (Texas Tech University Press, 2013) and two novels, The Fainting Room (Ig, 2013) and Burning the Sea (Alyson, 2002). Their work has appeared in The Nation, The Southern Review, Poet Lore, The Sun, River Styx, Southwest Review, and many other journals. A recipient of grants from the Sustainable Arts Foundation and Connecticut Arts Council, they teach creative writing at Central Connecticut State University and live near New Haven, Connecticut with their spouse and daughter.