She has since gained a big online fanbase, and has now published her first novel in print — Throne of Glass. Here, she offers some words of advice to young aspiring authors.
Maas photographed by Josh Wasserman. Then I revised and rewrote every word of it. As a teenager—well, this was my first time writing, and it really showed.
But I kept at it, and eventually, when I saw Throne of Glass on the bookshelf—there was my outrageous, wild dream come true. In Crown of Midnight, after a year of grueling labor in the Salt Mines of Endovier, Celaena has won the king's contest to become the new royal assassin.
Music keeps me going and inspires me. I shut out any doubts in my head and let the story come. Those are my rewards for writing the in-between. I get very emotionally involved in my stories. I know her so well at this point that I trust her and go in that direction….
Maas is a fan of Moleskine notebooks, although she admits to retaining a lot of the forthcoming storylines in her head. Once again, music assists in her process. Recently, Maas joined three of her close friends also successful young writers on a book tour with a twist.
That would have been the hardest thing to believe at 16; I wanted everything right then, but having to wait and work for every little drop made it all sweeter, and it also made me a better person. Learning to face rejection and have to work for my dream gave me more strength than I realized, even at the time.
That all really helped me evolve into who I am today.Victoria Aveyard Cassandra Clare Sarah Dessen John Green Sarah J. Maas. Blog The B&N Teen Blog. Special Values These are tips that will make you view your writing in a new perspective.
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Maas was born as Sarah J.
Maas on March 5, in New York City, New York. Education. In , Maas graduated Magna Cum Laude from Hamilton College in Clinton, Oneida County, New York, where she majored in creative writing and minored in religious studies.
Maas began writing what would become her debut novel. HarperNonFiction has acquired Challenge Accepted!, a "part-memoir, part-comedy routine, part-advice manual" by actor, writer, comedian Celeste Barber.
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