Meet the Mentees: Post #6

We’re so proud of these #TeenPit mentees! Mentee: Maeeda Khan Mentor: Kimberly Long Title: Era of Echoes Genre: YA Fantasy Questions: When did you start writing?  I started writing when I was around six years old. I wrote my first ever incomplete book that was a parody of the Frog Prince. I only seriously began … More Meet the Mentees: Post #6

Meet the Mentees: Post #5

More members of our #TeenPit Class of 2017! Mentee: Sarah Ulery Mentor: Stacey Trombley Title: Renegade Genre: YA Fantasy 1. When did you start writing? I’ve written since I was a kid; in elementary school, I’d write little “books” because I wanted to be like J.K. Rowling, my favorite author at the time. I seriously started … More Meet the Mentees: Post #5

Meet the Mentees: Post # 4

Showcasing the talent of the #TeenPit Class of 2017! Mentee: Rachel Schweitzer Mentor: Julie Artz Title: Mystics Genre: Fantasy Questions: I started writing when I was in elementary school, but started writing seriously in about 6th grade. My #TeenPit project was inspired by the daydreams in my mind. I love extraordinary things, therefore, my characters … More Meet the Mentees: Post # 4

Meet the Mentees: Post #3

Welcome to the #TeenPit Class of 2017! Mentee: Angela Wang Mentor: Lyndsay Ely Title: ALL THOSE WHO WANDER Genre: YA Sci-Fi Questions: When did you start writing? Farther back than I can remember! (Eight? Nine?) My first “novel” was actually a picture book about unicorns, done in gel pen. What inspired your #TeenPit project? I … More Meet the Mentees: Post #3

Meet the Mentees: Post # 2

Get to know our #TeenPit Class of 2017! Mentee: Rachel Lachmansingh Mentor: Ashley D. MacKenzie Title: I’M DISAPPOINTED Genre: YA Contemporary When did you start writing? I started writing back in June of 2014! Since then, I’ve completed seven novels, and am currently drafting number eight. What inspired your #TeenPit project? Something my dad said in … More Meet the Mentees: Post # 2