Author | Hurricane Child, This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story
Kheryn Callender, the author of Hurricane Child and This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story, was born and raised in St. Thomas of the US Virgin Islands. They received their MFA from the New School’s Writing for Children program. Kheryn is non-binary and uses the singular they/them pronoun. They’re committed to expanding diversity in children’s books.
As writers we tend to fixate on one goal, getting published. Rejection can feel like a stumbling block, something to avoid at all costs. But here’s the thing: You are going to be rejected throughout your career. Rejection is part of the process, whether you are struggling to connect with an agent or shopping around […]