Sara Moore Wagner is the recipient of a 2019 Sustainable Arts Foundation award. She is the author of the chapbook Hooked Through (Five Oaks Press, 2017). Her poetry has appeared in many journals and anthologies including Nimrod, Western Humanities Review, Tar River Poetry, Harpur Palate, Gulf Stream and Stirring, among others, and she has been nominated for a Pushcart prize, and for Best of the Net. Her poetry has also been supported by a SAFTA residency, a merit scholarship from the Juniper Institute, and a scholarship to the Palm Beach Poetry Festival as a finalist for the Thomas Lux prize. She holds a BFA from BGSU, and an MA in literature from NKU, where she currently teaches Intro to Creative Writing.
She lives in Cincinnati with her filmmaker husband Jon and their children, Daisy, Vivienne, and Cohen.