Kelly Pate

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When Maps Lie

Tips from a geographer on how to avoid being fooled.<p>Maps are big these days. Blogs and news sites (including this one) frequently post maps and those maps often go viral—40 maps that explain the world, the favorite TV shows of each U.S. state, and so on. They’re all over Facebook, Twitter, and …

31 great books for students, chosen by students

During the school year, most of the books that students read have been assigned to them by their teachers and parents. We wanted to know: what are …

Books

A History of English Poetry in 8 Short Poems

<b>A survey of the key moments in English poetry, told through 8 short famous poems</b><p>English poetry is a broad field, so any attempt to tell its history …

7 Classic Feminist YA Books Everyone Should Read

My new novel, <i>Kissing in America</i>, is a feminist story about a young girl coming into her own as she gradually understands the complexities of grief and loss and love. As I wrote the book over the course of seven years, I kept thinking back to seven books I read when I was a teen, narratives that …

Books

Blender Peach Ice Cream

Blender Peach Ice CreamThis recipe is the perfect treat for anytime of the year. Plus, it’s made from all-natural ingredients which is even better! …

Ice Cream

Your #1 Responsibility as a Writer

by Marcy McKayA writer friend I know adores her hero and heroine so much that she’s afraid of <i>hurting</i> them.She realizes her story reads flat, but …

Creative Writing