Spring 2022 (2/1 to 4/30)

Writer in Residence at the Tempe Public Library in Tempe, AZ

Thanks to a generous grant, I am able to offer 16 one-on-one consultations each week with writers of all levels. I will also be doing one writing business and one writing craft workshop each month. You can find out more here.

​April 9, 2022

Drop Everything and Write Day

Southeast Regional Library, Gilbert, AZ

​1:00 p.m.

We are in person this year! There is no fee to attend this event for teen writers, but pre-registration is required. You can find out more here.

January 29, 2022

Tempe FanCon

Tempe Library

​October 15-17, 2021

Japan Writers Conference

​"Writing Identity, From Inside and Outside"

September 3-6, 2021

Saboten Con

July 16, 2021

7 p.m. Arizona time (7 pm PST/ 10 pm EST)

FAKING REALITY online launch party with Changing Hands Bookstore. Moderated by my friend and mentor, Tera Lynn Childs (FORGIVE MY FINS).

​July 13, 2021

Launch of FAKING REALITY with Tor Teen

May 8, 2021

RVA Booklovers' Festival 


April 9, 2021

MPIBA SpringCon Regional Author Round-Up


​March 1, 2021

Launch of EVERY REASON WE SHOULDN'T in paperback with Tor Teen


 I've been doing workshops, school visits, and speaking engagements since November 2011. I've done workshops/events for:

  • Tempe Public Library
  • Maricopa County Libraries
  • Desert Nights, Rising Stars
  • Tucson Festival of Books
  • MPIBA Spring Con
  • Writers Guild of VA
  • SCBWI-Arizona
  • SCBWI-Japan 
  • Desert Rose RWA
  • Phoenix Fan Fusion
  • Saboten Con
  • Con-nichiwa
  • Taiyou Con 
  • Girl Scouts

I do workshops for kids, teens, and adults. Want me to come do a high-energy, hands-on, interactive workshop with your class or group? You can see a list of the workshops I offer here. Please email me for rates and availability.

Sara Fujimura