Karen Sagstetter is the author of The Thing With Willie: Stories of Two Families (Bergamot Press, 2013) and has published poetry and fiction in forty literary journals, including Shenandoah, Poet Lore, Tidal Basin Review, and Beltway Poetry Quarterly. She has won first prizes in contests sponsored by Glimmer Train Press and Antietam Review. Sagstetter studied in Japan as a Fulbright journalist and has worked in museum publishing for many years at the Smithsonian’s Freer and Sackler Galleries and at the National Gallery of Art.
Beltway Poetry Quarterly: http://www.beltwaypoetry.com/poetry/poets/names/karen-sagstetter/
Submitted by Kim Roberts, January 2014