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Second story on the way - Mental Note(s)

Just finished the first draft of my young adult novella :) Mental Note(s) (the title so far) and it’s just past 16,000 words :)

I’ve had the bones of this story since late 2009, but it has changed so much since then. 82 more words


4th Draft Update on Young Adult novel Guns And Dogs

The excitement continues my Young Adult Fans! I’m nearing the end of the 4th Draft of Guns And Dogs. As most of you already know it’s my first YA novel chosen by all you great folks in a poll I ran awhile back on this blog. 24 more words


Hooked by House Arrest

As a teenager, I had zero appreciation for any poets other than the beautifully creepy Edgar Allan Poe. Honestly, it wasn’t until this past year that I truly became fascinated with poetry. 388 more words

Young Adult

Teen Activists 54.2

Part two of episode with Teen Activists. Host Keia Starks along with Guest Adult Co-Host Tremain Harris from the City of Rochester continue the discussion with teens from SOAR, Teen Empowerment, Youth Voice One Vision, Student Summit on Race.


Book Clubs ~ sustenance for mind, body and soul

Tonight I had the privilege of being a guest at a local Central Coast book club which had chosen Collision as their book. We met at Tuggerah Thai restaurant. 331 more words

Young Adult (YA)

Book review-Scarlets secret a casey watson short story

so i just finished another amazing short story by casey watson. this is a story about identical twins, scarlet and jade. they are 17 and come to casey while she is working on a project for troubled teens. 820 more words


Where she went that summer

Let me start off by saying, i’m a sweet, caring, and helpful individual.

Over the years, I have noticed I tend to befriend those who are depressed and who are in need. 3,766 more words