ARCHIVE FOR Jennifer De Leon

Untying the Knot: Why I Teach

Every summer, eighteen young writers spend an intensive three weeks at Grub HQ in the Young Adult Writers Program Summer Fellowship. A competitive, application-only course, the annual fellowship guides students to generate new work, learn about the craft of writing, and gain knowledge of the writing and publishing world

August 9, 2016 | Jennifer De Leon

The Writing Life

Sorcerers and Bullets: How Young Writers Make a Scene

This April, we're offering a Spring Vacation Week of Creative Writing to get teens thinking and writing. In celebration of the wonderful energy that young writers bring to our space, we bring you a personal essay from Young Adult Writers Program instructor Jennifer De Leon.

April 4, 2011 | Jennifer De Leon