Sara Tantlinger MFA
Greensburg, PA
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Sara Tantlinger is the author of the Bram Stoker Award-winning The Devil’s Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes, and the Stoker-nominated works To Be Devoured and Cradleland of Parasites, as well as the anthologies Not All Monsters and Chromophobia. She holds an MFA from Seton Hill's Writing Popular Fiction program, and is an active HWA (Horror Writers Association) member and participates in the HWA Pittsburgh Chapter.


  • M.F.A in Writing Popular Fiction, Seton Hill University (Greensburg, PA), 2017
  • B.A. in English and Creative Writing, Seton Hill University (Greensburg, PA), 2014


  • To Be Devoured (novella), Apocalypse Party Press, 2023 (reprint) [More Information]
  • Not All Monsters (anthology), Strangehouse Books, 2020 [More Information]
  • The Devil's Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes (poetry collection), Strangehouse Books, 2018 [More Information]
  • Cradleland of Parasites (poetry collection), Strangehouse Books, 2020 [More Information]
  • Chromophobia (anthology), Strangehouse Books, 2022 [More Information]
  • Love for Slaughter (poetry collection), Strangehouse Books, 2017 [More Information]


  • Bram Stoker Award for Poetry Collection (The Devil's Dreamland), 2018


  • Horror Writers Association (2016-Present)