Episode 1: Adrienne Kisner


In the first episode of Truer Words, we introduce ourselves! Then we speak to debut YA novelist and stone cold genius Adrienne Kisner about her path to publication and her creative process/life philosophy (i.e. Beast Mode).

Find Adrienne on Twitter @adriennekisner and visit her website, adriennekisner.com. Her debut novel is Dear Rachel Maddow, and her upcoming June 2019 release is The Confusion of Laurel Graham.

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Show Notes:

We reference our MFA program, Vermont College of Fine Arts’ MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults, and the PEN New England Susan P. Bloom Discovery Award.

Books and other media mentioned include:

Sadie by Courtney Summers

Sawkill Girls and Furyborn by Claire Legrand

Murphy Brown

The Good Place

Veronica Mars

Kathryn Benson