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 loved Star Trek as a kid. Not the one with Captain Picard. The one with Captain Kirk. Yes, I am that old. The show taught me two things.
Daniel Schwabauer The more I write, the more I value story over words.
Daniel Schwabauer In a perfect world, every good book would find a print home, and every stupid book would die a horrible death. Obviously this isn’t how the system works, and I’m often asked by young writers what they can do to break into print.
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.