Interview With Jeanann Verlee

When did you start writing?

       I’ve been inventing poems and short stories since before I can remember learning to use a pencil, but the first written poems started showing up around 7 years old.

Read more...

Interview With Shira Erlichman

When did you start writing?

       I started writing poems in 3rd grade. Even though English was my second language, I got placed in a special extracurricular poetry group. Or maybe it was because English was my second language that language was exciting, almost a magic trick, to me.

Read more...

Interview With Jessica Helen Lopez

When did you start writing?

       I started writing when I was a young girl.  I think I may have been eleven or twelve.  My first poems were rap songs that I created with my cousins who lived on the same cul-de-sac as I did. 

Read more...