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YAWP Summer 2019 Playlist Series: Brave

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In anticipation of 75-degree-or-higher weather, endless waffle cones of ice cream, and later curfews, we’ve asked teen instructors to describe their upcoming teen class as a pop song. Our next instructor in our YAWP Summer Playlist series is E.B. Bartels, author of Good Grief: On Loving Pets, Here and Hereafter, forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.



My summer class Writing the Risky Sh*t is definitely best summed up by the song "Brave" by Sara Bareilles. In this class, you can be amazing, you can turn a phrase into a weapon or a drug, as we write about the stuff ...

E.B. Bartels

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YAWP Summer 2019 Playlist Series: Light On

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In anticipation of 75-degree-or-higher weather, endless waffle cones of ice cream, and later curfews, we’ve asked teen instructors to describe their upcoming teen class as a pop song. Our next instructor in our YAWP Summer Playlist series is Fox Welsh, who is currently working on a YA novel about queerness, mental health, and living outside the boxes we are expected to fit into.

Fox Welsh

The Writing Life

YAWP Summer 2019 Playlist Series: Wannabe

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In anticipation of 75-degree-or-higher weather, endless waffle cones of ice cream, and later curfews, we’ve asked teen instructors to describe their upcoming teen class as a pop song. Our first instructor in our YAWP Summer Playlist series is Katie Bayerl, author of A Psalm for Lost Girls.

Katie Bayerl

The Writing Life

YAWP's Got All the Stories You Need!

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The first FREE Saturday YAWP session of the year is happening soon (Saturday, January 24, to be exact)! Sign up here and join us! Teens can write amazing stories like those you'll read below, from our Summer 2014 Fellows.

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