As Miss Maudie says in Mockingbird, “People in their right mind never take pride in their talents.”
Sad and angry over current events, two YA authors used the pen as a weapon against police brutality.
While penning a response to a national crisis, two young adult authors developed a friendship and taught each other about craft.
Make sure your story gets two paws up.
“Breaking the ground is a very important phase. It’s a difficult phase, but once you take the time to do that, the book somehow propels you forward.”
“I heard that voice, crystal clear in my mind, even before I started writing. Weird.”
Can you discover narrative through auditory practices?
5 more young writers putting their mark on the writing world.
“If you can come up with some elaborate descriptive phrase or musical combination of words no one else could possibly come up with, congratulations. But that doesn’t mean you should use it.”
A young author puts more “A” than “Y” in her YA stories and comes up with an approach that works for teens.