Writing Middle Grade fiction with LGBTQ-parented families

Have you seen the Project Mayhem middle grade blog? It’s devoted to crafting middle grade fiction, and it’s chock full of resources, book reviews, author interviews, craft tips, and more. I’m part of the Project Mayhem team, and I recently shared some ideas from my presentation at the New England SCBWI conference.

Mary E. Cronin & Bonnie Jackman present at the New England SCBWI conference.
Mary E. Cronin & Bonnie Jackman present at the New England SCBWI conference.

Many writers want to present a variety of family configurations when they are crafting middle grade fiction, but they’re not sure how to do it well.

Here are some tips on writing about middle grade characters with LGBTQ parents that I shared on the Project Mayhem blog to help!

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Enjoy, and happy writing!

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