Monthly Archives: February 2014

TGIFF – Leave Your Feedback for First Friday!

Just a reminder that registration is now open for the 2014 Pocono Retreat.  This year’s faculty is truly fantastic, and we hope you’ll be there too!  Critiques and Portfolio Reviews are still open as well – but secure your spot before … Continue reading

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Pocono Spring Retreat Contest – Who wants to win?

By Donna M. Boock Spring is in the air in Eastern Pennsylvania! Okay…maybe not quite yet. But registration for the 2014 Spring Pocono Retreat is already underway and that is a sure sign of spring right? If you haven’t registered … Continue reading

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Picture Books and All that Jazz with Darcy Pattison

By Alison Green-Myers Darcy Pattison is a superheroine. And I’m not talking about the tight-wearing, rescuing damsels in distress kind of “superhero” but a teacher, mom, and highly sought after professional speaker who writes fiction and non-fiction books for children, … Continue reading

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PA Proud: Up Close and Personal with Eastern Pennsylvania Author and SCBWI Member Adam Lehrhaupt

By Kim Briggs Hi everyone! It’s time our local chapter members got up close and personal with published authors and illustrators from our region. First off, we have Adam Lehrhaupt, the author of Warning: Do Not Open This Book.    … Continue reading

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Got Feedback? It’s First Friday!

TGIF and on our blog, TGIFF! In case you haven’t seen it, registration is now open for the 2014 Pocono Retreat.  We have an amazing faculty coming, and we hope you’ll be there too1 Once again, welcome to First Friday … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Register for the 22nd Annual SCBWI Eastern PA Poconos Retreat!

By Donna M. Boock Click Here to Register! Join a stellar cast of children’s book authors and illustrators at this year’s retreat at the beautiful,unique facility,  The Barn, Highlights Foundation, Honesdale, PA, May 2-4, 2014. Network with peers, authors, illustrators, agents and … Continue reading

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It’s First Friday and we’re looking for feedback!

Welcome to First Friday! As always, this is an interactive post and your participation is what makes this exercise valuable to all of us.  Please read the submission and then offer your constructive commentary by replying to this post.  Replies … Continue reading

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