Posted by Courtney Statt, GD Poetry Reader for 7.1
Years ago when dystopian fiction became the new thing, I fell in love with the world that James Dashner created in the Maze Runner Series. I read the series, then re-read the series, and told everyone who stood still for a second to–you guessed it—to read the series. As a kid, I always had a book in hand–some things never change–and in all my searching, I had never found characters that felt as real to me as the ones in Maze Runner. They were the first characters that I read that didn’t feel like characters in a book; they were my friends.
Flash forward to February of this year… Continue reading