Sara Beth Merrick writes from her 218 year old home situated on the most haunted corner in Savannah’s historic district where ghost tours and historic tours stop from early morning until well after the witching hour to view her home’s haint paint porches and Ivan Bailey gate.
Sara Beth is the author of “All Things Unusual” and is represented by the Jill Grosjean Literary Agency.
What I love about writing: When ideas and characters show up and I can’t wait to put them on the page.
Favorite childhood books: Little Women, A Wrinkle in Time, The Little House series.
Favorite contemporary authors: Alice Hoffman, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Neil Gaiman, Michael Chabon, Ann Patchett, Michael Cunningham, Anne Rice, Erin Morgenstern.
What I love about Savannah: The people, parties, Spirits, architecture, art, music…..and always the history.
Inspired by: My daughter, the moon, trees, and Savannah’s evocative historic streets.
Favorite bookstores: E. Shaver Booksellers, The Book Lady Bookstore, Book Passage.
Favorite Savannah restaurants: Circa 1875, The Olde Pink House.