Sarah Gates is a 22 year old romance writer based in Adelaide, South Australia. Her first novel,Love Elimination, was published by Harlequin Mira in July 2016. She was the 2015 winner of the $12,500 Colin Thiele Scholarship for Creative Writing.
Sarah’s first novel, a young adult fiction, was originally posted on Wattpad with over 9.6 million views. She has since self published this work, and teaches workshops on writing and publishing. She has presented at KSP Writers Centre, SA Writers Centre, 2015 National Young Writers Festival and 2016 Sydney Writers Festival.
She has written and edited for a number of publications including Voiceworks, InDaily, Dubnium and Empire Times. She is a student of Law/Arts and works in marketing at SA Writers Centre.
Sarah also loves theatre and watching reality television. She burns anything she tries to cook and struggles to walk without bumping into things, but she can whistle and hum at the same time.