Words on a Page

Reading is

A ticket

To faraway places

Where enchantments



While writing is

A wand

That conjures realms

The world

Has never seen.



The passenger

And the sorcerer

Create magic

From words on a page.



Dr. Sarah Steinbacher

Sarah Steinbacher (she/they) is a disabled nonbinary author and poet who lives in South Carolina USA with her spouse, three children, three cats, and a tortoise. A former national curriculum writer with an Ed.D. in education, she enjoys writing children’s books that don’t shy away from life’s ups and downs. She’s a 2023 PB Rising Stars Honorable Mention and #KidLitZombieWeek winner. Her poems can also be found at The Dirigible Balloon and Tyger Tyger. Follow Sarah on Twitter @SarahSteinbac11, on Instagram @SarahSteinbacherWrites, and on her blog at https://sarahsteinbacherwrites.blogspot.com/