Sarina Dorie

Sarina Dorie

Sarina Dorie has sold three novels and over 150 short stories published in the genres of fantasy, sci-fi, romance, humor, and non-fiction, has won numerous awards and has several self-published novels. Sarina has worked as an English, art and dance teacher, a copy editor at an advertising agency, and a writer. She joined her first critique group when she was sixteen, and has given workshops at the Willamette Writers, RWA, Wordcrafters and various science fiction conventions like Worldcon.

www.sarinadorie.com

Bibliography

Workshop Experience

2016-2018                   Various continuing education workshops including Self-publishing, writing short stories and cover design, Lane Community College, Eugene, OR

2017                            “The Clowning Linguist” Salem Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            “The Clowning Linguist” Portland Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            “Writing and Selling Short Stories” Salem Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            Various writing craft workshops, Wordcrafters Eugene

2016                            “The Nuts and Bolts of Writing and Selling Short Stories” 6 hour workshop, Corvallis Chapter, Willamette Writers

2016                            “Writing and Selling Short Stories” Southern Chapter of the Willamette Writers, Medford

2016                            “Blogging for Writers” Rose City Romance Writers, Portland, OR

2016                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Wordcrafters, Eugene, OR

2015                            “Book Cover Design” workshop, Emerald City Romance Writers Conference, Seattle, WA

2015                            Multiple panels and writing presentations, Gearcon, Spokane, WA

2015                            Multiple panels and writing presentations, Worldcon, Spokane, WA

2015                            Multiple writing panels and presentations, Sasquan, Seattle, WA

2015                            Multiple writing panels and presentations, Furlandia, Portland, OR

2014                            The Clowning Linguist: How to Write Humor presentation, Willamette Writers Conference

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Corvallis Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Rose City Romance Portland, OR

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Mid-Valley Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Mid-Valley Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Rose City Romance Portland, OR

2014                            The Clowning Linguist: How to Write Humor presentation, Willamette Writers Conference

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Willamette Writers Conference

Portland, OR

 

Teaching Experience

2015-2018                   Sculpture and Visual Arts Teacher, Thurston High School, Springfield, OR

2011-2015                   Visual Arts Teacher, Springfield High School, Springfield, OR

2010-2015                   Belly Dance Instructor, Willamalane Community Center, Springfield, OR

2012-2013                   Art Teacher, Homesource Charter School, Bethel, OR

2011-2012                   Art Teacher, Young Rembrandts Program, Eugene, OR

2010-2012                   Substitute Teacher, Lane Education Service District, Eugene 4J and Springfield, OR

2011-2012                   Guest Art Teacher, Willamalane: The Zone After School Program, Springfield, OR

2011-2012                   Tutor, The Learning Center, Eugene, OR

2011-2011                   Visual Arts Teacher, Springfield High School, Springfield, OR

2009-2011                   Art Teacher, Hamlin Middle School, Springfield, OR

2007-2009                   K-12 English Teacher, Sapporo City Board of Education, Japan

2007-2009                   American Academy Online Art Facilitator

2007-2009                   Belly Dance Instructor, Deena’s Dance Studio, Sapporo, Japan

2007-2009                   Belly Dance Instructor, Soulwave Dance Studio, Sapporo, Japan

2006                            Substitute Teacher, M.E.S.D, Portland, OR

2006                            Substitute Teacher, Portland Public School District, OR

2006                            Art/craft Teacher, adult classes, Jo Anne Fabric Superstore, Portland, OR

2006                            Art Teacher, K-6, Cannon Beach Art Assoc. Art Camp, Cannon Beach,OR

2006                            Art Teacher, Fine Art Starts, Pre K-8, Oregon City and Portland, OR

2006                            Artist-in-Residence, K-8, St. John’s School, Milwaukie, OR

2006                            Art Instructor; K-5, adult classes, Buckman SUN School, OR

2004-2005                   Art Teacher, Pre K-8th Grade, All Saints School, Portland, OR

2004                            Day care teacher, Mt. Scott Community Center, Portland, OR

2003-2004                   Student Teacher, art K-5, Buckman Elementary School, Portland, OR

    1. Student Teacher, art 9-12, Cleveland High School, Portland, OR

2002                            English Teacher, Will Language School, Taegu, South Korea

2002                            Art Instructor, Oregon City High School, OR

2002                            Mural Instructor, Sage School, Oregon City, OR

 

Awards and Memberships

Writing Awards

2107                “The Silicon Shire”                 Step into Short Stories Contest, Eugene OR

2107                “My Big Fat Eugene Wedding”      Step into Short Stories Contest, Eugene OR

2107                “Raindrops Falling on My Head”   Step into Short Stories Contest, Eugene OR

2015                “The Right Note”                   Penn Cove Literary Award

2014                "Patchwork Selkie”                 Best Dramatic Fiction, Best Overall Piece, Allasso, Pink Fox Publications, http://pinkfoxpublications.net/patchwork-selkie/

2014                “Undressing Mr. Darcy”         Penn Cove Literary Award

2013                “The Last Supper”                  Penn Cove Literary Award

2013                “Gnocchi”                               Penn Cove Literary Award

2013                “The Quantum Mechanic”      Honorable Mention, On the Premises: http://www.onthepremises.com/issue_18/story_18_h1.html

2013                "Wrath of the Tooth Fairy"     First Place in the Golden Rose Contest, hosted by RCRW

2012                “Personal Ads for the Undead”      Penn Cove Literary Award

2012                “Greener on the Other Side”  Humor Award, Allasso E-zine, Pink Fox Publications

2012                “Wrath of the Tooth Fairy”     First Place, Golden Claddagh Contest, Celtic Hearts RWA Chapter

2011                “Silent Moon”                         2nd Place, Golden Rose Contest, Rose City RWA

2011                “A Ghost’s Guide to Haunting Humans” Whidbey Student Choice Award/ Penn Cove Literary Award

2010                “Silent Moon”                         2nd Place, Duel on the Delta Contest, River City RWA

2010                “Silent Moon”                         3rd Place, Winter Rose Contest, Yellow Rose RWA

2010                “Silent Moon”                         3rd Place, Ignite the Flame, Central Ohio Fiction Writers RWA

2001                “The Scarecrow”                     Third Prize, Moonshadow Writing Contest, Portland

2001                “The Scarecrow”                     Honorable mention, Think Ink, CCC

 

Memberships

2009-2018                                           Rose City Romance Writers and RWA membership

2013-2018                                           SFWA (Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America)

2017-2018                                           Night Writers Critique Group, Eugene, OR

2009-2017                                           Wordos Critique Group, Eugene, OR

1998-2018                                          Member of Willamette Writers

2007-2011                                           Critters Online Critique Group

2005-2015                                           Portland Science Fiction Society/Orycon

2004-2018                                           Visionary Ink Fantasy/Sci-Fi Critique Group

1997-2002                                           Member of CCC Writing Club

Related Experience

Workshop Experience

2016-2018                   Various continuing education workshops including Self-publishing, writing short stories and cover design, Lane Community College, Eugene, OR

2017                            “The Clowning Linguist” Salem Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            “The Clowning Linguist” Portland Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            “Writing and Selling Short Stories” Salem Chapter of the Willamette Writers

2017                            Various writing craft workshops, Wordcrafters Eugene

2016                            “The Nuts and Bolts of Writing and Selling Short Stories” 6 hour workshop, Corvallis Chapter, Willamette Writers

2016                            “Writing and Selling Short Stories” Southern Chapter of the Willamette Writers, Medford

2016                            “Blogging for Writers” Rose City Romance Writers, Portland, OR

2016                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Wordcrafters, Eugene, OR

2015                            “Book Cover Design” workshop, Emerald City Romance Writers Conference, Seattle, WA

2015                            Multiple panels and writing presentations, Gearcon, Spokane, WA

2015                            Multiple panels and writing presentations, Worldcon, Spokane, WA

2015                            Multiple writing panels and presentations, Sasquan, Seattle, WA

2015                            Multiple writing panels and presentations, Furlandia, Portland, OR

2014                            The Clowning Linguist: How to Write Humor presentation, Willamette Writers Conference

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Corvallis Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Rose City Romance Portland, OR

2015                            “How to Write Humor Presentation” Mid-Valley Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Mid-Valley Willamette Writers, Eugene, OR

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Rose City Romance Portland, OR

2014                            The Clowning Linguist: How to Write Humor presentation, Willamette Writers Conference

2014                            “Self-Editing for Writers” workshop, Willamette Writers Conference

Portland, OR

 

Teaching Experience

2015-2018                   Sculpture and Visual Arts Teacher, Thurston High School, Springfield, OR

2011-2015                   Visual Arts Teacher, Springfield High School, Springfield, OR

2010-2015                   Belly Dance Instructor, Willamalane Community Center, Springfield, OR

2012-2013                   Art Teacher, Homesource Charter School, Bethel, OR

2011-2012                   Art Teacher, Young Rembrandts Program, Eugene, OR

2010-2012                   Substitute Teacher, Lane Education Service District, Eugene 4J and Springfield, OR

2011-2012                   Guest Art Teacher, Willamalane: The Zone After School Program, Springfield, OR

2011-2012                   Tutor, The Learning Center, Eugene, OR

2011-2011                   Visual Arts Teacher, Springfield High School, Springfield, OR

2009-2011                   Art Teacher, Hamlin Middle School, Springfield, OR

2007-2009                   K-12 English Teacher, Sapporo City Board of Education, Japan

2007-2009                   American Academy Online Art Facilitator

2007-2009                   Belly Dance Instructor, Deena’s Dance Studio, Sapporo, Japan

2007-2009                   Belly Dance Instructor, Soulwave Dance Studio, Sapporo, Japan

2006                            Substitute Teacher, M.E.S.D, Portland, OR

2006                            Substitute Teacher, Portland Public School District, OR

2006                            Art/craft Teacher, adult classes, Jo Anne Fabric Superstore, Portland, OR

2006                            Art Teacher, K-6, Cannon Beach Art Assoc. Art Camp, Cannon Beach,OR

2006                            Art Teacher, Fine Art Starts, Pre K-8, Oregon City and Portland, OR

2006                            Artist-in-Residence, K-8, St. John’s School, Milwaukie, OR

2006                            Art Instructor; K-5, adult classes, Buckman SUN School, OR

2004-2005                   Art Teacher, Pre K-8th Grade, All Saints School, Portland, OR

2004                            Day care teacher, Mt. Scott Community Center, Portland, OR

2003-2004                   Student Teacher, art K-5, Buckman Elementary School, Portland, OR

    1. Student Teacher, art 9-12, Cleveland High School, Portland, OR

2002                            English Teacher, Will Language School, Taegu, South Korea

2002                            Art Instructor, Oregon City High School, OR

2002                            Mural Instructor, Sage School, Oregon City, OR

Published Stories

2018                “The Gleaners”                       Analog

2018                “The Ministry of Lost Buttons”      Abyss and Apex

2018                “Impossible Male Pregnancy”        Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction

2018                “Lullaby for the Trees”           Deep Magic

2018                “Vamp Stamp”                        Bards and Sages

2018                “Lord of the Shadows”                 The Armoured Fox Press

2017                “The Visitations of Seraphim”       Upper Rubber Books/Broad Knowledge

2017                “Tiny Terrors: Fifty Word Increments”  Daily Science Fiction, http://dailysciencefiction.com/fantasy/Monsters/sarina-dorie/tiny-terrors-fifty-word-increments-of-horror

2017                “Thinking Outside the Flock”    Phantaxis

2017                “Toothpaste of Life”               New Myths

2017                “Flesh Blanket”                      Ares Magazine

2017                “My Little Kelpie”                  Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

2017                “Alisha and the Looking Glass”       Dark Fuse

2017                “Dia de los Muertos”              Syntax and Salt

2017                “Mechanical Maggots”           Perihelion

2017                “Hot Deja Vu”                                    Unnerving Magazine

2017                “The Death Sentence”             Spirit Tincture

2017                “Tooth Fairy Experiments”     Mad Scientist Journal

2017                “Aficionado for Encantado”          Untied Shoelaces

2017                “Eleven Essential Items to Bring When Planning Selfies with Bigfoot”       Bards and Sages

2017                “Parent-Teacher Conferences are Hell” Bards and Sages

2017                “The Goblin King’s Secretary”        Bards and Sages

2017                “Pizza of the Living Dead”            Bards and Sages

2017                “Careers for Magical Creatures”     Daily Science Fiction,

http://dailysciencefiction.com/hither-and-yon/careers-for-magical-creatures/sarina-dorie/a-fairy-godmothers-guide-to-conduct-with-clients

2017                “Clickbait for Monsters Series”      Daily Science Fiction, http://dailysciencefiction.com/hither-and-yon/clickbait-for-paranormals/sarina-dorie/six-amazing-secrets-from-a-ghosts-guide-to-getting-ghouls

2016                “Stupid Cupid”                       Plasma Frequency

2016                “Leviathan Buffet”                 Perihelion

2016                “The last Note”                       Bards and Sages

2016                “Hung Up On”                        The Magic iPhone Anthology, Cantina Publishing

2016                “Dragons for Dummies”         The Dragon Superpack, Shattered Prism

2016                “The Chinchorro Boy”           Mosaics, Indie Women Publishing

2016                “Nine Ways to Communicate with the Living”             Hyperpowers, Third Flatiron Publishing

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01EBBVCZK

2016                “The Problem with Princesses” The Dragon’s Hoard, Sky Warrior Books

https://www.amazon.com/Dragons-Hoard-Carol-Hightshoe-ebook/dp/B00YSITPD8/

2016                “Six Tips to Slay a Unicorn”  Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/fantasy/high-fantasy/sarina-dorie/six-tips-to-slay-a-unicorn

2016                “Pumping Iron with Santa”    Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/fantasy/fairy-tales/sarina-dorie/pumping-iron-with-santa

2016                “Fairy Godmother Series”      Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/fantasy/fairy-tales/sarina-dorie/fairy-godmother-protocols

2015                “Roborotica”                           Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/science-fiction/robots-and-computers/sarina-dorie/robo-rotica

2015                “Confessions of the Orgasm Fairy”    Triptych Tales

http://triptychtales.net/confessions_of_an_o_fairy.html

2015                “Lady Chatterley’s Computer”           Overcast, http://peoples-ink.com/podcast/episode-seven-lady-chatterlys-computer-by-sarina-dorie/

2015                “Night of the Living Deadcrumbs” Crannog Magazine

2015                “Five Ways to Outsmart Satan”     Shadow Spinners Anthology

2015                “Eva the Almost Vampire”     Wee Tales, Golden Fleece Publishing

2015                “The Sandman’s Lover”         New Myths

2015                “Red as a Pickle”                    Bards and Sages

2015                “A Mother’s Arms”                Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine

https://www.sfsite.com/fsf/blog/2016/04/04/interview-sarina-dorie-on-a-mothers-arms/

2015                “The Sin Collector”                Evil Girlfriend Media

http://www.evilgirlfriendmedia.com/1385/news/the-sin-collector-by-sarina-dorie/

2015                “Bite Me”                                Odd Tree Quarterly

https://www.amazon.com/Odd-Tree-Quarterly-October-2015-ebook/dp/B0163TRUHW

2014                “Dear Jezzy Series” (5 stories)       Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/hither-and-yon/dear-jezzy/sarina-dorie/dear-jezzy-consentacles

2015                “The Pining”                           Orson Scott Card Intergalactic Medicine Show

2015                “Princesses Do Not Breathe Fire”      Cast of Wonders, http://www.castofwonders.org/2016/01/episode-193-staff-pick-2015-princesses-do-not-breathe-fire-by-sarina-dorie/

2015                “Black Mark on the Soul”      Allegory

2015                “Fifty Scales of Grey”            Dungeon Grind, Fur Planet

2015                “Eels for Heels”                       Roar 6, Bad Dog Books

2015                “The Were Human”                Will of the Alpha, Fur Planet

2014                “Dear Jezzy Series” (7 stories)       Daily Science Fiction

http://dailysciencefiction.com/hither-and-yon/dear-jezzy/sarina-dorie/advice-for-an-advice-columnist

2014                “You Say Potato, I Say Holy Crap” Perihelion Online Science Fiction Magazine

2014                “The Osiris Paradox”              Sword and Laser Anthology

2014                “Aladdin’s Netti Pot”             Electric Spec

2014                “Interstellar Tech Support”    Penumbra Magazine

2014                “The Trouble with Trolls”       The Ways of Magic, Deep Wood Publishing

2014                “Demon Eyes”                        Youth Imagination, The Silver Pen

http://www.youthimagination.org/index.php/publish/current-issue/issue-13-may-2014/item/87-demon-eyes-by-sarina-dorie

2014                “Five Tips for Abducting Humans Without Being Caught” Origins: Colliding Casualties, Third Flatiron Publishing

2014                “A Job with Benefits”             Bards and Sages         

2014                “The Day of the Nuptial Flight”      Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine

2013                “Five Tips for Outsmarting Satan and Your Students” Plasma Frequency: Issue 3, Plasma Spyglass Press

2013                “Cinderella’s Holo-wand”      Perihelion Magazine

2013                “Speed Dating for Books”      New Myths 23,  https://sites.google.com/a/newmyths.com/nmwebsite/fiction/speed-dating-books

2013                “Skinjacking”                         Bête Noire

2013                “The Forest Lord”                    Urban Green Man Anthology

2013                “The Pinocchio Complex”      Cosmos, http://www.cosmosmagazine.com/cosmos_online/the-pinocchio-complex/

2013                “Debbie Does Delta Draconis III”     Perihelion, http://www.perihelionsf.com/fiction_2.htm

2013                “Five Tips for Abducting Humans Without Being Caught” Origins: Colliding Casualties, Third Flatiron Publishing

2013                “A Monster and a Gentleman”       Hot Dish, Sofa Wolf Press

2013                “Why Did the Vampire Cross the Road” Neo-opsis

2012                “Kernels of Hope”                  Universe Horibilis, Third Flatiron Publishing

2012                “Putting the Romance Back into Necromancy” Dead Men Tell No Tales Anthology, Bards and Sages

2012                “Zombie Psychology”              Reprint, Elektric Milkbath Press

2012                “Her Delicate Condition”       Metro Moms

2012                “Five Tips for Abducting Humans”      Third Flatiron Publishing

2012                “Putting the Romance Back into Necromancy”Dead Men Tell No Tales Anthology, Bards and Sages

2012                “Lady Chatterley’s Computer”       Ancient New Anthology, Deep Wood Publishing

2012                “Mr. Kick-Ass Werewolf President”     Penumbra Magazine

2012                “The Optimist Police”             New Myths

2012                “Princesses Do Not Breathe Fire”   Flagship E-zine

2012                “The Savior of Dragondom”          Roar Anthology 5

2012                “Blackboard Galaxy”              Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, http://www.untiedshoelacesofthemind.com/

2012                “The Office Messiah”             April 2012 Bards and Sages Magazine

2011                “Worse Than a Devil”            Crossed Genres E-zine

2011                “Losing One’s Appetite”        Daily Sciencefiction.com

2011                “Zombie Psychology”             Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, http://www.untiedshoelacesofthemind.com/

2008                “Gorgeous Corpses”               Six Sentences, sixsentences.blogspot.com

2008                “5 a.m.”                                   2008 JET Journal, CLAIR Publishing, pg 86

2006                “The Ghost Rider”                  Ghost Stories, www.martimendenhall.com/GuestStories

2000                “Dancers in the Moonlight”    Synethesia Magazine, Clackamas Community College

 

Published Non-Fiction

2016                “Thirteen Common Mistakes when Web Writing” Romance Writer Report, Romance Writers of America

2016                “Why Write Short Stories”     Willamette Writers Newsletter

2014                October “Five Common Mistakes Among Writers,” Furry Writer’s Guild, http://furrywritersguild.com/blog/

2014                September Furry Writer’s Guild Interview, http://furrywritersguild.com/blog/

2014                “Five Common Mistakes Among Writers,” Shadow Spinner’s Website http://shadowspinners.wordpress.com/

2014                “Thirteen Reasons to Write Short Stories”

http://romancingthegenres.blogspot.com/2014/03/thirteen-reasons-to-write-short-stories.html

2014                “The Art of Writing Short Stories”

http://shadowspinners.wordpress.com/2014/01/29/the-art-of-writing-short-fiction/

2013                “Short Stories for Discoverability” http://www.authormarketing101.com/2013/06/short-stories-for-discoverability.html

2012                “The Art of Writing Short Fiction”    Penumbra Blog, http://penumbraezine.blogspot.ca/2012/07/art-of-writing-short-fiction.html

2014                Romance, steampunk and sexual health blog posts

http://ladychatterleyschat-parlor.blogspot.com/

2009-2014       Weekly sexual health articles http://www.examiner.com/x-21884-Portland-Sexual-Health-Examiner

2008                “Cooking with what you’ve got”    How To Do Everything In Japan, CLAIR Publishing

2008                “Classroom Management”            How To Do Everything In Japan, CLAIR Publishing

2007-09           “Cooking with Aphrodisiacs” Polestar, Hokkaido Japan, monthly column

2007                “Aphrodite’s Garden”            Columbia River Reader, Washington, May, pg. 21

2006                “Cooking With Aphrodisiacs”Alternatives, Oregon, November, pg. 16

2006                “Eve of the Revolution”         Portland Rearguard Newspaper, October, pg. 1

2005                “Role of an Educator”            South Park Unitarian Universalist News, West Linn

2001                “Dowsing”                              Ancient Voices Newsletter, Women’s SpiritCircle, West Linn

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