Daniel Schwabauer This blog need not be a closed playground. The OYAN community is a tremendous resource, and it has occurred to us more than once over the past year that the collective experience of so many talented young writers ought to have a place here.
Daniel Schwabauer I love talking to teens. They are old enough to understand the world is broken, but young enough to believe someone can set its bones.
Daniel Schwabauer I should have known something interesting was about to happen at this particular conference. As I looked at the proposed topics offered by various speakers, a common theme emerged: writers in community. An odd combination, it seemed to me.