So I’ve been having an ongoing discussion with Micah from MBlackburn: A Writer’s Journey about an emerging book genre, New Adult, and it got me thinking – how do we determine in what genre our writing belongs? Ultimately, why does it matter? If you think about going into a bookstore, what few actually still remain, there are some definite sections for genres outside of simple fiction. Romance, Mystery, and Children’s get their own sections – heck, Children’s gets its own area. Science Fiction usually gets combined with Fantasy, and graphic novels usually get shoved unceremoniously into their section. When the Harry Potter and Twilight series went viral, the Young Adult category took off as the one genre making the most money. And that could…