Gr. 9-12 Thistle Tate is seventeen and a big-name YA author with the final installment of her Lemonade Skies trilogy due very soon. Only Thistle, her dad, and her best and only friend, Liam, know her secret: Thistle’s dad wrote the books based on her ideas. She can’t wait until the final book publishes so she can bury the lie and get on with her life. [Read More]
“Are you working on your blog?” the resident watercolorist asked while taking the shortcut through the office from the kitchen to the mailbox. “It looks really cool.” I nodded, keeping my eyes on the laptop’s screen. “I’m trying different things.” “I liked the colors.” “I changed them.” “I liked the picture.” “I changed that, too. I’m trying different things.” Resident watercolorist nodded in understanding. “I guess it’s like having a sketchbook,” she said knowingly. It is. Just sayin’.