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Field Trip Friday: March 25, 2016

Here are this week's links!

- For writers looking for a good starting point on figuring out your characters, there's this 'no-effort complete character sheet'.

- Kayla Whaley wrote a beautiful post on queerness and language.

- Some discussion arose on twitter this week around diversity and critique, and Bustle wrote a fairly balanced article on what happened.

- This week on our lovely Kate Hart's Badass Ladies You Should Know interview series, she features Melissa Scholten-Gutierrez.

- And this week on Sarah Enni's glorious First Draft podcast series, she interviews Victoria Schwab.

- Author Nova Ren Suma talks about writer's block and getting unstuck.

- Kaye M. wrote a beautiful and important post on islamophobia in YA.

- Author Kate Elliott wrote a very long but very worth the read post on writing women into epic fantasy.

- Author Susan Adrian reminds us not to stop feeling like a "real" writer.

- Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenburg is set to star in the movie adaptation of the novel The Hate U Give.

- I (Kaitlin) have a new book deal and  it was announced yesterday!
Kaitlin Ward

Kaitlin Ward is the author of Bleeding Earth, Adaptive Books 2016, and The Farm, coming 2017 from Scholastic.

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Item Reviewed: Field Trip Friday: March 25, 2016 Rating: 5 Reviewed By: Kaitlin Ward