Tag Archives: Sandy Asher

Confessions of a Pantser Turned Plantser: Nothing is Wasted, by Lindsay Bandy

This post by Lindsay originally appeared on the blog in September 2015. Sitting in my college creative writing class, I absorbed the words of my pony-tailed professor: “Nobody knows exactly where they’re going when they sit down to write a … Continue reading

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Sign Up For BREAK INTO PUBLISHING!

Just starting out writing for young people and wondering what you’re getting yourself into? Ready to query and anxious for feedback? Been querying for a while and wondering what’s really going on behind closed doors? Well, then you’ll want to Register for … Continue reading

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LET’S CELEBRATE LIBRARIES! By Sandy Asher

In December, 2014, the Lancaster Literary Guild honored me with a two-year appointment as the first Lancaster County Children’s Laureate. There was no job description, other than a general charge to promote literacy and creativity among young people, county-wide.  I … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Pantser Turned Plantser: Nothing is Wasted, by Lindsay Bandy

Sitting in my college creative writing class, I absorbed the words of my pony-tailed professor: “Nobody knows exactly where they’re going when they sit down to write a novel.” 20-year-old me took this to mean that sitting down at my … Continue reading

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Register Today! Grow Your Book From Seed To Sale Event

(image courtesy craftingmom.com) An Eastern PA SCBWI Sponsored Event in Beautiful Southern Lancaster County  Saturday, August 22, 2015 Join Publishing Consultant Elizabeth Law and Lancaster’s Children’s Laureate Sandy Asher at the Quarryville Library Attend Craft Sessions, Listen to First Pages, Receive Query Advice, even have your work professionally critiqued! … Continue reading

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Event Announcements – Story Circle Schmooze, and African American Book Fair!

Hello to all! Hope you are enjoying the first week of the #LoveMadeVisible show as much as I am. Thanks to all of you who have contributed and commented. What a wonderful, talent-filled region we have! Here are a few … Continue reading

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A Class with Greg Pizzoli, Member Congrats, and General Announcements

Happy Friday, everyone!  Thanks to all of you who have been contributing your comments and articles to Eastern Penn Points! I’m so happy to see it becoming a place where we can interact, stay informed, and be inspired. Here are … Continue reading

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Register Today for the Lancaster Story Circle Schmooze!

Want to meet like-minded creatives in a warm, friendly atmosphere? Live within driving distance of Lancaster? Then come to the Story Circle Schmooze on February 22, 2015! Just click here to register! Here’s the info! You’re Invited To A Story … Continue reading

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Free in February: A Story Circle Schmooze in Lancaster!

You’re Invited To A Story Circle Schmooze!                                           What’s a Schmooze, you ask? Well, the word is Yiddish and means “a … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Sandy Asher, Children’s Laureate of Lancaster!

Our own Sandy Asher has been named the very first Children’s Laureate of Lancaster! We’re so proud of you, Sandy, and we’re looking forward to hearing about all of the wonderful experiences you’ll have as you serve the young people … Continue reading

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