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New Blog Themes for 2017 and #BelieveInMagic Art and Poetry Show Reminder, by Lori Ann Palma

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope your holiday season has been amazing and magical thus far, and you aren’t drowning under the shopping, baking, decorating, and our first snowfall (!) of the season. We only have a week to go until … Continue reading

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What’s Your Writing Super-Power? by Lindsay Bandy

Hello and happy holidays to all! I hope you are enjoying the festive madness of the season! There is so much to celebrate this time of year, and we’re happy to extend congratulations to our lovely Co-Blog Coordinator, Lori Ann … Continue reading

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Finding Balance in Your Fiction Writing Life, by Lori Ann Palma

We’ve all been there at one point or another. Things are going along well with your writing and your life, and then whammo! Everything that can break, whether it be your car, your dishwasher, or your heart, suddenly does, and … Continue reading

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Web Wednesday: Early December Edition, by Lori Ann Palma

It’s Wednesday, and that means I have more links to publishing news you need to know. If you missed the first edition, you can read it here. Please note that the following contests and/or events are not sponsored by SCBWI. … Continue reading

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Late 2016 and Early 2017 Events Calendar

Though we’re closing in on the end of 2016, there are still a few writing and illustrator events you can attend for inspiration. And if you’re already looking forward to 2017, mark your calendars for a bunch of events in … Continue reading

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Web Wednesday: Links to Publishing News You Need

Today, Eastern Penn Points introduces a new feature called Web Wednesday: Links to Publishing News You Need. Every two weeks or so, I’ll compile the latest news and information from around the web so you can stay updated on the … Continue reading

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The Other Green Monster: Overcoming Creative Jealousy, by Lori Ann Palma

A green monster makes an appearance in everyone’s life here and there, and I’m not talking about The Incredible Hulk. I’m referring to the other green monster, which sits on our shoulder and scowls at the friend who just secured … Continue reading

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Fall Philly Recap, Exciting Chapter News, and Call for Blog Submissions by Lori Ann Palma

Happy November! As you put away your costumes and recover from your Halloween celebrations, the Eastern PA SCBWI team is gearing up for some exciting changes. Before I dive into those details, I want to start with a big thank … Continue reading

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Fall Philly Faculty Spotlight: Agent Carrie Howland, by Lori Ann Palma

Today, our faculty spotlights continue with Carrie Howland, literary agent at Empire Literary. Welcome, Carrie! What’s on your wish list right now?   I am always looking for beautiful writing and strong voices. Who isn’t, right? But my background is in … Continue reading

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Fall Philly Faculty Spotlight: Agent Christa Heschke, by Lori Ann Palma

Our roll call of fabulous Fall Philly faculty continues with literary agent Christa Heschke of McIntosh & Otis.   Hi Christa! What’s on your wish list right now?   My wish list is in detail on my blog, located at christaheschke.blogspot.com What’s … Continue reading

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