Monthly Archives: February 2015

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Pioneer Girl

I recently read this review in The New Yorker of the new Laura Ingalls Wilder memoir, Pioneer Girl. I found it particularly interesting because I had just finished reading the memoir, and I had come to completely different conclusions than the … Continue reading

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My First Novel: What Our Childhood Writings Can Teach Us as Adult Writers

When I was eight years old, I wrote my first novel. It was about pioneers. I was obsessed with Little House on the Prairie, and pretty much everything I wrote before the age of twenty was about pioneers. It certainly … Continue reading

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This blog is where I’ll post on writing topics, especially those related to everything about writing for children and young adults.

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