#AmWritingHonestly: The Power of Writing the Truth

Hey guys! Last week I wrote a piece about YA book twitter, how it works and how I feel it’s not hearing from enough POC in the community. I wrote it mainly to remind everyone that thousands of mediocre books by white authors continue to sneak through the cracks and debut with amazing sales while … Continue reading #AmWritingHonestly: The Power of Writing the Truth

#AmDrafting – How to Write the First Draft of Your Novel

Hello, fellow writer and welcome to #amwriting! I’m your host, Ryan Douglass. I’m represented by Rena Rossner at the Deborah Harris Agency. I've written four manuscripts and queried for ten years before I found an agent. The book I finally succeeded with is a contemporary YA thriller with a supernatural twist. I’ve also written fantasy … Continue reading #AmDrafting – How to Write the First Draft of Your Novel