About JS Gariety

J.S. Gariety is currently seeking representation for her debut novel The Weight of Gold, which is the culminating project of many years writing about mental illness on her blog. Besides her blog, Gariety has had a personal essay published for an undergrad event, “Voices of Courage.” Also in undergrad, she volunteered as a senior editor for a student journal and wrote for the Women’s Resource Center blog.  In 2020, Gariety graduated summa cum laude from Southern New Hampshire University with a BA in Creative Writing and English with duel concentrations in nonfiction and fiction. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing. Gariety enjoys sewing, baking, and camping with her husband, two kids, dog, and three cats.