The fear and thrill of writing #ownvoices

I want to write an honest post about something that has always worried me and probably will always worry me as I keep writing about my heritage. It's a special kind of imposter syndrome, the fear that I am appropriating my own culture for my art.   There are so many conversations about #ownvoices and … Continue reading The fear and thrill of writing #ownvoices


#OwnYourOwn: How I found my #OwnVoice

This week is the start of #OwnYourOwn started by the lovely Kaye (@GildedSpine). YA Interrobang wrote a wonderful intro article about it HERE. I'll just blurb part of it to explain the gist of it: We are going to #OwnYourOwn, with advice, with encouragement, with anecdotes so that you can know just how long we’ve … Continue reading #OwnYourOwn: How I found my #OwnVoice