On criticism

Starting The YA Wallpaper with Gretchen¬†has been a lot of fun. We're just getting going and I think we're doing something different from what anyone else is doing when they engage the genre. We're taking it on its own terms: YA is a serious genre taking on serious issues and expects more of its readers … Continue reading On criticism

When you’re a storyteller and a Christian

A couple weeks back, it was 7:45 am and I was grumpy. My good friend Mark was arguing with me in the car on our way to the metro. We've been carpooling every day since Christmas, and he's a morning person. And he likes to argue.¬†Mark is one of my favorite people, but I'm not … Continue reading When you’re a storyteller and a Christian