"It is possible for a person of one culture to write aboaut another. However, research is key! You must be willing to believe what you are told about a person's experienceand try to filter it through your own 'truth'. Being…"
"Try hanging out at you local mall and just observing what goes on. Another thought is to become part of a youth group (as a chaperone, leader, or mentor) whether connect to a school, church, or other social network."
Delighted to have you join us the Novelist group. You might jump in by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion if you're not too uncomfortable talking about what you're working on. I’ll look forward to chatting with you!
Adding my voice to the welcome, Stephanie. We’d love to have you join us in the Novelists – Struggling or Not group if you’re looking for a place to jump in. No experience required :-)
Meg Waite Clayton
Novelist Group Moderator
Author of the national bestseller The Wednesday Sisters,
The Language of Light, a Bellwether Prize finalist, and the forthcoming
The Four Ms. Bradwells (Ballantine, March 2011) www.megwaiteclayton.com