by Cristina Fernandez I am a huge musical theater nerd. It’s something that’s been a part of my life since I was two years old and Grease was my favorite movie. However only recently have I become aware of the part of me that is absolute trash when it comes to Broadway shows. Over… Read More Lessons in Storytelling From a Musical Theater Nerd
by Sheree Crawford Urban fantasy is very much the rising star of the Young Adult genre; Cassandra Clare, in particular, has made a name for herself in this genre. Of course, it’s not just for teenagers… you’ve probably read an urban fantasy novel already, without knowing it! Joanna Penn, herself an Urban Fantasy author,… Read More The Low-Down on Urban Fantasy
by Meg Dowell 1. Tell them something they don’t know. 2. Tell them something they DO know — make it relatable. 3. Help them solve a problem. 4. Help them help someone else. 5. Help them answer a question.