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Listen to my radio interview on Matters of the MInd – on being an incest and torture survivor, why I write the books I do, and what’s most rewarding for me.

Yesterday I was interviewed on Matters of The Mind by Dr. Peter Sacco and Todd Miller on ListenUpTalk. I talked honestly about being an incest and torture survivor and some of the effects (including, for me, self-harm, PTSD, dissociation, depression), … Continue reading

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Thoughtful interview of me by YA author Catherine Ryan Hyde

I hope you’ll check out my interview that YA author Catherine Ryan Hyde did with me on SCARS being censored, self-harm, the word “queer”, my reader letters, HUNTED, and more. She asked me some of the most thoughtful questions I’ve … Continue reading

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Q & A with Emily Beaver, author of Slipping Reality

You’ve been writing since you were 8 years old! I think that’s one of the signs of being a writer! And you wrote Slipping Reality when you were just 14! Tell us how you came to write it. I wrote … Continue reading

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Interview with YA author Kathi Baron

Today Kathi Baron, author of Shattered, joins us to talk about her writing, books she loves, and more. What do you love about writing? I love writing to discover things about my characters–what they’re thinking, feeling, why they’re acting in … Continue reading

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Why I read and write on the subjects I do

I write about what I put into my fiction & why on Where Fantasy and Reality Collide today. I talk about drawing on my own experiences to make both realistic fiction and fantasy stronger. I hope you’ll check it out, … Continue reading

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interview with YA author Karen Krossing

Karen Krossing writes fantasy and realistic fiction for teens. Her characters face compelling issues with integrity. Karen is the author of Pure, Take the Stairs, and The Castle Key. Today she talks with us about her books, her writing life, … Continue reading

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