Pitch Wars Takeaways

The revision period is over. My submission is in. It's time to sit back and relax (and panic as the agent showcase approaches). And it's...


To the Girl I Was, Am, and Will Be

New Year, New You! Isn’t that the idea behind every New Year’s resolution? To shed off one’s old skin and put on a new face, a new body...

Bird Set Free



Annotation: Cracks by Shelia Kohler

Kohler, Sheila. Cracks. Zoland Books, 1999. At 165 pages, Cracks is a short novel, though it carries an oppressive weight. The story...

In Defense of Anger

But if I can’t stick with anger at all, and if I can never express it as I’m feeling it in the moment—what sort of protection can I offer my