the best-laid plans new house

Near the start of the year I made a commitment to make my literary projects a priority. I said so publicly, and I meant it. And then a professional opportunity too good to pass up emerged. Tomorrow will be my first day on the job as executive director of the Teche Center for the Arts. I will bring to bear my experience as a senior administrator, writer, editor, marketing communicator, poet, gallery co-founder, and arts champion within the dynamic community in the heart of Cajun and Creole culture that I call home. This community and I have embraced each other since I first started coming here in 2011 to research my novel, The Road to Indigo, now in revision. Luckily, my commitment to seeing my novel through and getting it into the world is not at odds with my new work. The two complement one another. Perhaps my book launch will take place at the Teche Center for the Arts in the heart of where the novel takes place. Perhaps it is all a best-laid plan, one better than I could have planned.


About Sandra Sarr

I've written my first novel, The Road to Indigo, and am actively seeking an agent and publisher. I'm a 2013 graduate of the Master of Fine Arts Program with the Northwest Institute of Literary Arts, Whidbey Writers Workshop.
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4 Responses to the best-laid plans

  1. lovinggumbo says:

    Looking forward to hearing news on both endeavors! Can not wait!!!

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  2. Reblogged this on Clare L. Martin and commented:
    My friend, Sandra is the new Executive Director of Teche Center for the Arts. I wish her the very best!

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  3. Ferdie says:

    So on the eve of your new journey I wish you good fortune and send my best wishes for your success, Sandy.
    I truly believe that you will make TCA a great treasure for all of us now and for future generations to come. They’re lucky to have you!!

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