Sarah Beams is a lifelong book worm, word nerd, and grammar geek. After twenty years in strategic communication and business development, she started Word Lodge as a personal passion project. She gives businesses an edge with polished communication products and helps students shine with standout compositions.

Sarah holds an M.S. in health communication from Boston University and a B.A. in English studies from Texas Lutheran University. She also has completed eighteen hours of English graduate studies in the University of Texas system. Links to Sarah’s résumé and recent academic work are listed below. Her specialties include the following:

  • Strategic and executive communication 
  • English, literature, and composition
  • 8(a) and Small/Small Disadvantaged Business development
  • Health communication, particularly military medicine and deployment health

Sarah is a citizen of the Choctaw Nation and a descendant of the Okla Tvnnvp Clan. She is #teamoxfordcomma.


Abandoning Archetypes: A Radical Solution to Sexism and the Process of Individuation in Paulo Coelho’s The Zahir

The Smile of the Medusa: Bathsheba’s Undercover Agency in Far from the Madding Crowd