Posts Tagged by Family Life

DiversifYA: Sandi Beth Jones

Today, Sandi Beth Jones joins us! Sandi is a writer, a high school technology facilitator, and an NBCT librarian. Her debut YA fantasy is about a biracial girl (and Gullah descendant) who falls in love with a British boy who acts “mad, bad, and dangerous to know,” just like his father’s literary favorite, Lord Byron. The […]

DiversifYA: Anonymous

DiversifYA can only exist by virtue of all of you, stepping up and answering questions. It’s an awesome and brave thing to do, and I know from experience it’s not easy. Sometimes though, circumstances prevent us from attaching our names to these answers. Family, community, job, stigmas. It makes me incredibly proud of this community […]

DiversifYA: Lisa T Cresswell

Lisa T. Cresswell joins us on the blog today! Lisa is a Great Basin archaeologist and the author of middle grade fantasy trilogy THE STORYTELLER SERIES and the upcoming YA novel HUSH PUPPY (how good does that sound?). Lisa joins us today to talk about growing up in a non-traditional family, and she has some wonderful […]