Keystroke Medium

Ep. 2.11 - LIVE! with Juliana Spink Mills

February 9, 2017

Today on Keystroke Medium we have a special interview with YA fantasy author Juliana Spink Mills. She shares her love of storytelling and learning new things with show hosts Josh Hayes and Scott Moon. Born in London, and growing up in Brazil... she grew up bilingual and bicultural.

This, we all agree, is a great foundation for writing.

Juliana also shares insights into her novel, Heartblade, and what it is like to write YA novels versus short stories. While researching and planning Heartblade, Juliana researched sword fighting and actually joined a local sword fighting group (where she still trains regularly). Scott was searching for where to learn the “knightly arts” and purchase a training sword even before the show ended.

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