Monthly Archives: June 2016

Field Trip to See THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR Live on Stage!

Please join Eastern PA members on a field trip to THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW in NYC! If you haven’t heard of this show, PLEASE watch the video trailer, it looks amazing! Plus, if we can get 25 people in … Continue reading

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First Friday Critique: Rainy Day Diner, by Melissa Shepherd

It’s Friday, Friday, Friday!! And Melissa Shepherd has graced our blog with a picture book manuscript up for critique. She says she does have some illustrator notes, but she’s mostly interested in gut reactions to the text. Thanks for sharing, … Continue reading

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The Five Habits of Professional Writers, by Lori Ann Palma

  Writing is a tough business. Some will succeed, some will fail, but what lies in between is the ability to treat your craft as if your very livelihood depends on it. In other words, you have to be a … Continue reading

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Upcoming Eastern PA SCBWI Events

Happy Almost Summer! We’ve got some fantastic upcoming events we wanted to share with you. TUESDAY, JUNE 7th, 6:30-8:30 pm NEW CRITIQUE GROUP!!! A new critique group is forming for kid lit writers who live in the Royersford/ Limerick/ Collegeville … Continue reading

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First Friday Critique: Shenanigans of Seamus the Squirrel

Hooray for Friday, and hooray for a First Friday Critique submission! Up for your review today is the first page of a picture book manuscript. Be sure to add some compliments and suggestions in the comments below! Summary: Seamus the … Continue reading

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