What I’m Reading and Writing

Posted On Apr 14 2014 by

I’ve always been a fan of YA. I think it’s because, when you write from the point of view of a teenager, you’re not so limited in perspective. We allowed our minds to run wild when we were young. Often with disastrous results, to be sure, but what made for traumatic childhood experiences makes for great fiction. This week I’m listening to The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Gothgirl by Barry Lyga. So far I’m into the story. I love the hero. As the kid who worked very hard at avoiding all the other kids who wanted to torture me in …