Author Archives: Melissa Pregasen

The Best of Young Adult Literature

2014 was an iconic year for young adult literature. Dystopian novels and trilogies were on a brief “hiatus” during the last year, and 2014 had a wider spectrum of genres. Like any large explosion, the after-affects are to be seen in 2015, where these...


Profanity: The Unlikely Hero

Whenever I trip down the stairs or drop a heavy textbook on my toe, a tirade of colorful lingo races through my head. Usually speaking, a word doesn’t roll off my tongue, but maybe if I took the extra mile and voiced my PG-13...