The Author
Meet Jill...

“I am a writer, mom to three, a middle school English teacher,
a lover of nature, art, music, and everyday beauty.

I write about the epiphanies of life, which are simple and marvelous all at the same time.”

—Jill K. Sayre, Author

Jill K. Sayre had lived all of her life in a small town in California, but moved to Texas for a new adventure. Little did she know how much she’d fall in love with her new town, especially with the beautiful creek that runs through it.

The Fairies of Turtle Creek is her first novel, set in Highland Park, Texas. Drawing on the history of the area, she sets the stage for her story, weaving in folklore and modern fairy beliefs. Magical realism is a favorite of Jill’s, to read and write. She also loves nature, art, music, and seeking everyday beauty that is hidden in plain sight. Jill holds a degree in art and elementary education, specializing in gifted students. She is currently working with aspiring authors to help form their stories and get them ready for possible publication.

Jill is a professional writer, freelance editor, and educator. She loves to speak at book clubs or events about anything pertaining to writing, her book, or language arts. Please email her at any inquiries you may have.

Jill lives in Dallas, Texas with her husband, has three kids, two cats, a Vizsla, and a Brittany.

 Writer of Magical Realism for Middle Grade and Young Adult Readers

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