Happily Ever After is Overrated by Justine Musk at Tribal Writer. "Fairy tales were not about true love. They were about transformation."
At Rope Of Silicon via PW, First Look at "The Giver" Featuring Jeff Bridges and Brenton Thwaites - woosie!
At The Book Beacon, "10 Things You Didn't Know About Becoming a Published Author" by Kim Baccellia.
Keeping it real at Whatever - All Alone During Couples Skate: Every Award-Winning Book Sucks (For Someone)
"What's So Wrong With Clichés? This." By Janice Hardy at The Other Side of the Story. I had to overcome this issue, so I can especially relate!
At The Atlantic (thanks to Vicky Alvear Shecter): The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Young-Adult Fiction Authors - sharing strategies for crafting authentic, relatable teen characters.
Political Rivals Find Common Ground Over Common Core at NPR. It would seem we're still teaching to the test rather than to the individual children.
At Cynsations: An Open Love Note to Debut Authors About Hurtful Online Reviews. Sound advice.
QueryTracker.net via Cynsations: "Everything I Know About Storytelling... I learned from soap operas" by Rosie Genova