THE FIRST SEASON OF DEAN & LILY
IS NOW AVAILABLE
POSTS OF THE WEEK
Walking in Florence, Italy
Has it really been four months already? It feels like just a few weeks ago I was stepping off a night bus from Switzerland to Italy and looking up at a warm and crowded Florence for the first time in my life.
It was magical.
Joining the Dots –
My thoughts on this little handbook for creative people
and how to make a living out of it.
TOP 3 SHORT STORIES ON AWA
Stolen Hearts, (6 min)
STARRING: Your weekly dose of creepy.
Fears, (1 min)
STARRING: An old, dusty typewriter
That’s Not My Dog, (7 min)
STARRING: Dog poop
“Good morning,” I say. “I need you to make this dog poop. Please.”
– That’s Not my Dog
DEAN & LILY
Young adult. Action. Romance. Secrets. A pinch of sass.
Dean & Lily is a fast-read, dystopian story in the form of short episodes, each under 500 words (2-min read). Season One is now available for purchase on AWA, but you can read the first episodes for free right here!
The stench of flood and rotten apples is so strong I almost faint as I climb over the fence. I put on the mask they asked me to bring and step into the darkness of the orchard.
– Dean & Lily, Episode 1
AWA’S BOOK CLUB
You like young adult novels? So do I! Here’s how AWA’s Book Club works: a new book is announced on the first day of each month and the discussion starts on the 20th! Simple as that.
Book of July 2018: A List of Cages, Robin Roe (POSTPONED TO AUGUST BECAUSE LIFE GOT IN THE WAY HOPE YOU CAN FORGIVE ME, LOVES.)
Discussion June 2018: A Court of Frost and Starlight, Sarah J. Maas
AND Leah on the Offbeat, Becky Albertalli
Discussion May 2018: Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell
Discussion April 2018: Stalking Jack the Ripper, by Kerri Maniscalco
Discussion March 2018: A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle
Discussion February 2018: Warcross, by Marie Lu
Discussion January 2018: It’s Kind of a Funny Story, by Ned Vezzini
Discussion December 2017: Peter Pan, by J.M. Barrie
Discussion November 2017: Turtles All the Way Down, John Green
Discussion October 2017: This Savage Song, Victoria Schwab
A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.
– George R.R. Martin
I travel as much as I can, and I love to share my travel photos and anecdotes with you guys. All travel posts here.
Currently trending travel post:
5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Bulgaria
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
– Aldous Huxley
She writes as much as humanly possible, especially young adult fiction. Then if there’s some time left she’ll read the books on her life-threatening TBR pile or get on the next flight to anywhere. Learn more here.