Sahar Golshan is a Teochew-Chinese and Persian writer living as a guest on Turtle Island. She is a passionate language learner who speaks Teochew-Chinese, Farsi, Spanish, French, and English. She has worked in the community sector in Canada and overseas as a facilitator, grant writer, and project manager. Sahar is a Master of Fine Arts candidate in the Creative Writing program at the University of Guelph.