The Desert Nights, Rising Stars
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Shaun Sanders

Desert Nights, Rising Stars Fellow 2021

About Shaun Sanders

A New Zealander by birth but now a resident of Carpinteria, CA, Shaun holds an M.Ed in Teaching Literacy and an MFA in Creative Writing. He has taught college writing and composition for fifteen years, and he is an experienced self-publishing guru, working with memoir writers and first-time novelists across the spectrum. He currently has two fiction novels and a writer’s textbook available through Amazon, and his third novel will be released early next year. He is particularly fond of noir.