Julie K. Wise
a few links to my short fiction
"Trading for Diamonds"
Sample pages of THE DEVIL'S CHORD, YA contemporary based on Phantom of the Opera
"Inside the Circle" first chapter in Silk Road Review
HOMETOWN: Tucson, Arizona
DEGREES: BA English,
THINGS I LOVE: the beach, the desert, monsoons, midcentury architecture, the music in my headphones, cats, travel, abandoned places, family
FAVORITE PLACE TO VISIT: Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico
to make sense out of the human experience and to help teens do the same.
Writer. Teacher. Student.
I write contemporary young-adult novels
about dreams, fears, competitive swimming, love, cocaine, earthquakes, addictions, Stradivarius, passion, pointe shoes...
FINE LINES https://swoonreads.com/m/fine-lines/
THE DEVIL'S CHORD
LOST STARS https://radish.app.link/w5eW3ax5YD
I study adolescent literacy
as a PhD student in Language, Reading and Culture at the University of Arizona to research how teens gender and race-bend familiar characters in fan-fiction digital communities to widen the possibilities for diversity in the existing kids' lit canon.
to understand others, to entertain, and to be part of an ongoing dialogue that is open to everyone
because every teen deserves the chance to fall in love with reading and writing.
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