Katie Grierson: YoungArts Novelist, Prose Writing Advice, & Building Confidence

This week publishYOUth spoke with Katie Grierson, an esteemed youth writer from Nevada! As a 2020 YoungArts Novel Finalist and a Presidential Scholar in Arts Semifinalist, Katie has invaluable advice for publishing and cherishing your work. She is also a prose editor for The Lumiere and Bitter Fruit Review, and a member of the acclaimed 2020 Adroit Mentorship Cohort. Here we spoke with Katie about having confidence in your work, her Star Wars-inspired dedication to writing, and her competition experiences!