Join me on Wattpad!

Hey, There! So, I just started on a new platform – Wattpad. I am adding chapters of my books for readers to get a taste of what I write! So far, I have a 3 chapter preview of my new adult psychological thriller, “Sleepwalker.” Also, Wattpad will be the first place you will find a…

Readers can write, too! 20 Free Prompts for YOU to start writing!

Hey, Readers! I started thinking today about these author packets I have left over from my recent speaking event for “Women who Write” and this question struck me and made me wonder, “How many readers wish they could write a story?” and that formed into a multitude of other questions like, “I wonder if these…

“Devils Fall” Chapter Preview

“How is he standing?” I whimper. Sam opened the door again peeking to look down at father, “Arms crossed, leaning and waiting against the ladder.” His eyes searched my expression for comfort, he did not find any. “Ohhhhhh. Not good, not good, not good.” I whisper harshly, pacing the attic floor. “Why’s that not good?…

What if? A questions asked daily..

So, something I rarely do is write on here about my day to day writing and it’s something I should probably do more of but I’m a bit of an introvert and it’s definately not as exciting as some movies make writing out to be, if anything its more relatable to having a mental breakdown…

“Sleepwalker” Read and Review Submissions!

Hello, Reader! I am searching for Book bloggers who are interested in reviewing a new author and one of my newest Adult Psychological Thrillers called “Sleepwalker” a Keyhole Novel. I am currently writing the second novel in this series and would like to add an acknowledgments/reviews pages into “Ghost of the Past” with reviews from…

“Devils Fall” Read and Review Submission!

Are you a book blogger searching for new series by new authors? Are you a fan of Young Adult Fantasy series? This novel is the first of five novels, three of these novels are already released on Amazon. I am searching for book bloggers (or Bookstagrammers – or both! 🙂 )who will read and write…

“Corrupted Minds” Coming Soon..

Hey, Heeeyyyyy.. Guess who just wrapped up their 3rd chapbook!? 😍 I’m working on coverting these into an eBook to publish soon, then in about a week they will be available to buy in print! I’m very excited to see this one in print! When you download “Corrupted Minds” you’ll receive 13 unpublished poems +…

Two NEW Cover Reveals Coming Soon!

Hey there! I’m very excited to announce that I have two new cover reveals coming soon to share with you! What are these two covers for? Well, for starters, I recently received an e-mail from my tenth poetry submission in the past year that my work would not be featured in their magazine. I was…

Eternal Enemies Chapter Preview!

Hey! Sarah, here – TheCursedAuthor.. I wanted to share with you the first Chapter viewing of my upcoming YA novel, “Eternal Fate” – This will be a YA Romance/Mystery series called “The Eternal Enemies Series”! Download Chapter One “VenHoar High” here! – ETERNAL FATE SNEAK PREVIEW “Eternal Fate” description: “Ashleigh Valentine is the puzzle piece…

“Eternal Fate”

“Eternal Enemies” Book One in The Eternal Enemies Series: Genre: YA Murder/Mystery/Romance Synopsis: “Ashleigh Valentine is the puzzle piece that doesn’t fit into the picture at VenHoar High. She is not popular in any way and she knows it. A self-proclaimed carrot, with red hair and freckles. A figure that has nothing to flaunt and…

“Sleepwalker” Readers Review!

In the past few months that “Sleepwalker” has been released, I have been overjoyed by the response of how many people are reading, plan to read and have left their feedback and reviews on Goodreads and Amazon! When I wrote “Sleepwalker” was during a very hard time in my life (I know, when haven’t you…

“Anxious Mind” by Sarah A. Kenney

I woke up a few nights ago and wrote this poem, I was going to save it like most of my poetry for submission but I would rather just share it for anyone who feels the same certain days.. Remember, it’s okay to not be okay..

Read N’ Reviews Featured Author of the Month!

I am VERY excited to announce that I am the March Featured Author of the Month on Read N’ Review Book Group! You may remember my post about Tina Sanders reviewing “Sleepwalker” – You can find the review here: Sleepwalker Review by Tina Sanders Readers in this group can ask me questions whether about one…

“Devils Mark” has a new cover!

Hello, Readers! I am excited to announce that my third novel in The Devils Curse Novels has a new revamped cover design! You can view the changes on AMAZON now! (Paperback version coming SOON!)  

Women who Write!

Are you looking for a collaborative and supportive womens writing group in Michigan?

Author Update!

Author Update! Sad Confession: I haven’t written a word in 2 months! 😩 Between health issues, brain fog and just being exhausted in general it has been so hard to get motivated to write and plot – “Devils Ascension” is one of the biggest and most complex novels I have written, so many characters and…

Book Reviews and Free download!

If you are a book reviewer, blogger or just someone who is curious about my newest Adult Psychological Thriller, “Sleepwalker” then January 22nd you should head over to Amazon and download your free copy here: “Sleepwalker” on Amazon! Tina of ReadN’Reviews will be posting her review after the 22nd aswell so follow her here to see…

Character Bios!

Looking for information about the characters in The Devils Curse Novels!? Well, I have 3 new character bios to share with you! Meet: #1: Lukas Priest Download the second novel in The Devils Curse Novels, “Devils Dream” and follow Lukas when he follows Lucy as the Devils Watcher! #2: Faith Faith is one of those…

This Christmas.. Join the Nightmare!

This Christmas, join the nightmare that is Ashley Niallson’s life! Ashley ran away from home with her boyfriend Cody at a young age to escape her abusive and dysfunctional family life. She always was keeping a secret. When her brother Aaron calls her five years later, she finds herself inheriting the farmhouse that started all…

20 Writing Prompts

Need to fight writer’s block? Use one of these 20 writing prompts to create a short story!

Using your 5 senses to descriptively write your story!

Our five senses are so important to our everyday lives but most of the time we take them for granted. We expect they will always work when we need them to. When we write, we do this aswell. We forget about our characters using their 5 senses to describe a scenario or situation. Sometimes we…

Huge News in 2018!

Huge news for 2018! I am over the moon excited to announce that you are looking at the new Grand Rapids Ambassador for Women who Write – Grand Rapids Chapter, (Women who Write GR) Presented by Hook a Sista Up (HASU) a platform for women entrepreneurs! More information coming soon! My bio will be added…

HASU Women who Write 2017 Author Showcase!

On Nov. 18th, Thanks to the invitation from Hook a Sista Up (HASU) president Linda Otterbridge, I had the pleasure of attending the Women who Write Author Showcase in Grand Rapids, MI. Women who Write is based in Grand Rapids, MI and is a group created by HASU to support Women writers and create events…

“You Matter”

Hey everyone! My Mother and I own an online shop called Saribears, we make 100% handmade items. I have volunteered with Letters Against Depression since July and have helped with writing letters of Hope and Support to people battling mental illness. Saribears recently has started to design “YOU MATTER” card, these have handmade therapy color-in…

Sleepwalker Update!

I am VERY excited to announce that the final edit of “Sleepwalker” is FINISHED! I am nervous, excited, terrified, ecstatic.. Any emotion you can think of I am feeling it! Creating Sleepwalker has been so different than writing Lucy’s story has been, I know Lucy like the back of my hand and I’ve plotted and…

Maialen Alonso!

The Cover Designer that gave my first novel “Devils Fall” the perfect cover to depict Lucy being pulled between Heaven and Hell was the amazingly talented cover design from Bilbao, Spain – Maialen Alonso! She has become both someone I look to as a friend and a creative designer. She creates vivid, eye catching covers…

Kristyn at DropDeadDesigns

Kristyn at Drop Dead Designs is a graphic designer and indie book designer.. Kristyn was the designer I chose to design my cover for “DEVILS DREAM” – I had stared at this cover for almost two months, constantly checking back to see that it was still available. I hadn’t planned to have a face on…

2018 Book Line-Up!

2018 is going to bring ALOT of writing and a whole lot of editing! I wanted to share what to look forward to in 2018! THE DEVILS CURSE NOVELS: #4.) “Devils Ascension” – He will Rise… Are You Ready?   #5) TBA The Eternal Enemies Series: #1) Eternal Fate Yours Truly, ~The Cursed Author~

Early Announcement!

  “You say I’m crazy, cause you don’t think I know what you’ve done..” -Sam Smith; I’m Not the Only One. “July 2018 will bring a new Romance with a twist. In this Murderous novel, “Not the Only One” – Three’s a crowd.” “Not the Only One” will be available in eBook July 2018.  

“Devils Ascension”

Officially over 27,000 words! There will be a full cover reveal once I reach my NanoWriMo goal of 50,000 words! The full cover reveal will take place on my Facebook Author Page For now, here is a teaser of the front cover of the paperback, “Devils Ascension” .. The fourth novel in the YA Fantasy/Horror series,…

Nanowrimo 2017!

It’s National Writing Month! I feel like every month is writing month, but this is my first year of joining NANOWRIMO! I figured this would be the year and month to join in to celebrate the One- Year Anniversary of the release of “Devils Fall” and the beginning of The Devils Curse Novels. “Devils Ascension”…

“Sleepwalker” A Keyhole Novel…

Hey everyone! So, the original deadline for “Sleepwalker” was Oct. 31st, but due to an unexpected 8 day hospital stay, my writing was put on hold for that time being.. I am back at it and typing faster than ever but I still don’t see my original deadline happening but I can promise “Sleepwalker” will…

Sleepwalker: A Keyhole Novel

Ashley Niallson has had a long 3 years of heartbreak while living in Chicago.. When her Aunt passes away and leaves Ashley the farm house, she is forced to head back home and remember the reason why she left in the first place..

“Devils Fall” Chapter One Download!

Celebrate the release of “Devils Mark” – I am giving anyone who is interested in a sneak preview to the first novel in “The Devils Curse Novels” a chance to download the first chapter “Sixteen Candles” to your kindle! Just open the file below to your kindle or computer and read away! Enjoy! Devils Fall…

How to easily format your eBook using Calibre..

Self publishing authors tend to think they need to spend money to make their eBooks, cause if you’re not spending money to release your work then nobody will buy it right? The whole mind set of a good investment gives back.. This isn’t always the case, sometimes you are a new author who has no…

“Devils Mark”

Hello everyone! I am terrible at updating wordpress and I apologize for the long wait! I am going to try to get better at updating this site along with Facebook, Instragram, Goodreads and Author Central. I have been busy trying to get The Devils Curse Novels published and into ebook and paperback formats.. 3 of…

New Paperback Updates!

Hello Everyone! So, it’s been awhile! There has been so many new additions to “The Devils Curse Novels” over the course of the past three months! I have actively been updating Instagram and Facebook but I have not had the time to sit down and actually write a post to WordPress! The exciting news now…

Coming Soon..

Welcome to The Cursed Author Blog! In the month of September I will be announcing my new E-Books release date, Title and much more.. I will be starting a monthly update on announcements starting after the release of my new E-Book.. I have been working hard on this series since September 2015! I have just finished…

I apologize for the delay!

Hellllloooo.. I apologize for not sending out the 3 free books chapters yet(!) I appreciate the follows and new emails! I am playing catch up after a week in the hospital, which has been helping me write “Ghost of the Past”! My health is not 100% so to do everything at once sometimes – like…

Join for 3 FREE Chapters from 3 books!

Have you ever found an author and wished they would give you a first look into their books before you take the leap to commit days or weeks to reading their work? If you have viewed my newest release, “Sleepwalker” or Fantasy novel, “Devils Fall” and felt this way – I want to send you…

Readers, who are you reading?

Hey, Readers! I have some questions for you avid readers! What new and upcoming authors are you reading right now? – drop their names and links below in the comments! What genres have you found you like more than others when a new author is writing? Is there anything you wish new authors knew you…

Devils Ascension

Devils Ascension Update! I only have about 9 chapters left to write of “Part I: Heaven” in “Devils Ascension.” This was the first book that I wrote Chapters in Michaelis’ POV – I was so nervous I wasn’t going to get the right tone, attitude and personality of his character having wrote Lucy, Sam, Lukas,…