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When I was growing up, there actually wasn’t a lot of YA literature as it exists today. Most of the YA that I read was…
When I was 11 or 12, I was really bored with everything on my summer reading list. It was all happy, middle-grade kinds of books.…
‘Dystopian,’ by definition, promises a darker story.
I realized how wonderful YA is and how I really wanted to write something that created that level of intrigue.
Most dystopian, classic and contemporary, paints a future world that puts a twist on present society – a future world that could plausibly happen.
When I am writing anything in general, I just want to tell the story that exists in my head; I don’t try to write a…
Every generation has a macabre notion that wars, government prohibition, natural disasters or mankind itself could be the downfall of society and the world as…
It was my fifth grade teacher who introduced the idea that writing could be more than a hobby for me.
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