January Fiction: The Vagary of Winter

by Lindsay MacMillan, Age 18, Canada Artwork by Mia Martins   It was a new feeling flowering in Emma’s chest, its vines creeping up her throat and gently choking her into silence. She had escaped into the coffee shop from a sudden blizzard roaring in the city streets while walking home from class. It was...
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Eight Tips to Help You Edit Your Short Story or Novel

by Erin Harvey, Age 15, USA Artwork by Journey Meyerhoff   Editing is, arguably, the most challenging aspect of the writing process. It is a task often feared by young authors. The daunting thought of tearing their precious words apart is enough to cause them to set their work aside forever. However, editing is the key...
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