Awards Eligibility Page 2015!!!

Mon 25 Jan
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                Here are the stories and essays I published in 2015, divided by which category they're eligible for in the upcoming awards. Short Story: Kia &... more

A Clarification About the Hunger Games

Wed 2 Dec
 
I realized the other day that a Guardian write up from a few months back has me coming out strong against the Hunger Games books for lack of diversity and saying Suzanne Collins lacks imagination. The HG trilogy is actually one of my favorite Young Adult series and is one of the few dystopias out... more

The Long Road to Shadowshaper’s Release Day (Storify)

Wed 1 Jul
 
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Permission to be Unruly, Reckless, and Human, Plus a Word from @YasminYonis (Storify)

Tue 23 Jun
 
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The SHAPE YOUR SHADOW Workshop Series

Sat 20 Jun
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There's so much talk about diversity and literature these days, a much needed conversation that has been rocking all the right boats. Moving into a new era of a more equitable book world will mean strategizing new ways to change the demographics of writing and publishing and lifting up voices that... more

2 Storifies on SHADOWSHAPER

Tue 9 Jun
 
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SHADOWSHAPER

Wed 3 Jun
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PAINT A MURAL. START A BATTLE. CHANGE THE WORLD. My first Young Adult novel is available for pre-order!!!!! Amazon  *  Barnes & Noble  *  Books A Million  *  IndieBound  *  Powell's  *  iBooks and you can request an autographed copy from WORD Books here. Sierra Santiago planned... more

Attack That: Censorship, Publishing, “Counterculture”

Wed 3 Jun
 
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The Myth of the Hype (Storify)

Wed 27 May
 
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Lie Manifesto: On Writing the Self (Storify)

Mon 25 May
 
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