So You Want To Be A … Librarian

I’m not the only auntie who wants to share some hard-earned experience with you. Meet Jessica, a librarian who loves her job. No, I mean, really loves her job. Her passion for what libraries can mean to a community makes me want to re-think all my career choices. And I love what she has to say about the relevance of … Read More

Contributors

Want to write for Auntie Venom? We’re always looking for fresh, honest voices and original personal essays, illustrations and photography about college, career, money management, positive body image, self-discovery, pop culture, travel or adventure. Click here to contribute. Stephanie  Ever wondered what would have happened to Molly Ringwald’s character in Sixteen Candles if she’d been a real person who had to grow up … Read More

So You Want to be … a Young Adult Author

I’m not the only auntie who wants to share some hard-earned experience with you. Meet Amy Leigh Strickland, a writer and teacher from Townsend, Massachusetts. Amy has a BFA in Performing Arts from the Savannah College of Art and Design and an M.Ed. in secondary education from the University of Montevallo. She currently lives outside Birmingham, Alabama with her husband, Kyle and their rescued … Read More