BySarah Rees Brennan

Sarah Rees Brennan is the author of several young adult novels, most recently sassy Gothic mysteries Unspoken and Untold. Her website is

  1. I am going to say "bitch" a lot. I do not like or use the word much, but I'm going to be talking a lot about reaction to female creators, and this is the only way I know how to discuss the experience of getting that word over and over again, until it is expected, until the chorus becomes a dull roar. It's a word that shows up every day in my inbox and in…