Helen Sedwick Guest Posts on Sheila Deeth’s blog


“At 13 years old, I was too nerdy to be a tomboy and too tomboyish to be a nerd.

As a middle child, I was too young to be a big girl and too old to be a baby.

In school, I did well enough to be called smart, but was too boisterous to be considered good.

I hated it—not knowing who I was and where I fit in. I was stuck in the in-between, and it felt awkward, frustrating, and terribly lonely.

I write for adolescents in the hope that I can help at least one young reader feel less lonely.”

For the full guest post, click here: sheiladeeth.blogspot.com