Sandra Hill was born in South Africa in 1968. She was educated in Cape Town before moving to Stellenbosch, where she lives in a cottage in the woods on the edge of a world heritage site. In 2013 she was awarded an MA in Creative Writing from the University of the Western Cape. Sandra works as a free-lance writer, editor and writing facilitator. UnSettled and other stories is her first collection of short stories. Sandra Hill won the 2016 SALA Nadine Gordimer Short Story Award for Unsettled and other stories.