Being a Writer Curator

I’ve been doing some cleaning out of old files, papers, and documents. You know what I found? More boring than I care to admit. I’m not talking about old bills either. I found-gulp-boring stories. Stories that told everything from the day of my character from brushing teeth in the morning to turning off the lamp…

The Young Adult Book Buyout

I’m a little riled up. I just saw a list circulating Twitter for young adult stories set in college. Young adult is supposed to limit the age of the characters in the book to 18. So unless you are all writing the next version of Young Sheldon Cooper I don’t know why this list exists….

Audience not Censorship: A Mini Rant

Let me be very clear, when we use age as a way to categorize books we are talking exclusively about the audience. THAT IS ALL. The age of your audiences has nothing to do with censorship or content. This whole idea has been floating around on Twitter and it’s beyond frustrating. No where are there…