Sarah Junek grew up on a ranch west of Houston. She’s written for newspaper, magazine and online publications and currently runs the Archer City Story Center out of the Royal Theater in Archer City. She loves telling stories about food and rural community culture. Sarah’s “Seed Stories” was a finalist for an Edible Award in 2015. Find her at archercitystorycenter.org
Sarah Junek runs the Spur Hotel and in 2015 launched the Archer City Story Center and its Young Writers Workshop, a program in June for high school students that offers them the tools to grow as storytellers. She grew up on a ranch west of Houston, earned a history degree from Texas A&M University then left Texas for Uzbekistan. Her background in education, international relief and journalism led her to Archer City in 2007 as a workshop attendee.