Turning Points: Choose Your Own Adventure by Jon Skovron

This guest post is part of the Turning Points series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Now, to celebrate the release of his new YA novel, Man Made Boy, out in stores on October 3, here is Jon Skovron sharing his... Guest post by … Continue reading Turning Points: Choose Your Own Adventure by Jon Skovron

My Own Darkness: Guest Blog by Jon Skovron

(Design & illustration by Robert Roxby) By Jon Skovron, author of MISFIT In the 1980s, I was obsessed with a television show called Amazing Stories. Each episode was a self-contained tale about some bizarre, impossible event. You never knew what kind of story it would be though, because they ran the gamut from silly to heartwarming … Continue reading My Own Darkness: Guest Blog by Jon Skovron