Monthly Archives: January 2018

EPA Novel News, by Lindsay Bandy

Here’s the latest novel news from EPA SCBWI members! If you have something to share, just e-mail Lindsay at LKBandy84@yahoo.com! Congratulations to…. Abbey Nash, whose debut novel, LIFELINE will be hitting shelves in April 2018, published by Tiny Fox Press. … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Podcasts! by Laura Parnum

Writers can find great information on writing craft and the business of publishing children’s books by attending conferences, reading reference books, and searching the Internet. But there is another great resource out there that many writers can take advantage of: … Continue reading

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Eastern PA Volunteer Announcements: Author Heather Pierce Stigall Joins the Team! by Virginia Law Manning

I love SCBWI! If you’ve met me, you probably already knew that. It’s been a whirlwind romance for me. I joined SCBWI in 2013 and immediately started attending events. A few months later, I met Kim Briggs at the Winter … Continue reading

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The Lasagna Writer’s Journey, by Kristen C. Strocchia

     Ever made a lasagna? Satisfyingly warm layers of noodles, sauce and assorted cheeses. But no matter how deep the dish, every layer is the same as the one before.        As I’ve reflected on my writing journey … Continue reading

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True or False? There’s always good news to share in EPA, by Virginia Law Manning

TRUE! In fact, here’s some more inspiring stories from our chapter! In 2017, our talented authors and illustrators signed contracts of representation and for new book deals. TRUE! Just ask EPA member Patricia Kreiser who is now represented by Liza … Continue reading

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Submission Call for Art and Poetry! by Lindsay Bandy

It’s that time again! #LoveMadeVisible is right around the corner, and I’m hoping to fill all 28 wintry February days with the warmth of YOUR artwork and poetry. Whether you’re a beginner or a published member, an illustrator for baby … Continue reading

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Dragon Reading, by Laura Marinakos

Hello, everyone! It’s crazy to think that fall is now behind us. Although the temperature has fluctuated greatly over the past few weeks, the bitter cold we are now experiencing is a foreshadowing, I believe, for many snowy days ahead. … Continue reading

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