I was recently asked to be a guest blogger on the site Dear Teen Me. It was an honor to be involved, and I am proud to share my contribution.
You’re sixteen, and you’re standing in the senior lot of Grossmont High School, leaning against a car, and he (the senior whose presence makes this location legal) is leaning against another car, facing you. So you are both en profile. He is Kevin, and he is hot, and is breaking up with you. Kevin. But here’s the deal: even while your heart is shattering into billions and billions of shards, and each of those shards is being pulverized into quadrillions of granules, you find yourself thinking: [Read the Entire of the Post]
From the Dear Teen Me web site:
Teenagers of the world, Dear Teen Me is for you.
For everyone who wishes they were on the football team. For everyone who would rather be in the glee club than ever run another lap. For the teens who dream of being far, far away from the small town or big city where they go to school. The prom queens, the theater kids, the band geeks, the bad boys, the good girls, the loners, the stoners, the class presidents, the juvenile delinquents, the jocks and the nerds.
The teens who have good days and bad days and sometimes really really really bad days.
This is for you.
A group of authors. some famous – some up-and-comers, who care about you.