Monthly Archives: June 2014

Your Library of Ideas

Happy Thursday! Why is it happy, you ask? Because fellow MD/DE/WV SCBWI member Michael Karg has sent in a guest post, thus making my job shamefully easy! Michael is a veterinarian and picture book writer. You can learn more about him on … Continue reading

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Frederick Book Festival

Well, it’s official! I can finally say Happy Summer!!!!!! We’ve been having some drop-dead gorgeous weather lately.  Now that school is out, everyone’s summer plans can really get humming. For those of you who live in or near Frederick, might … Continue reading

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Website Question Roundup

I had the pleasure of presenting a seminar on writer/artist websites at the past conference, a totally awesome gig as it bridges two of my fave things: design for communication and writing/illustrating!  Hmmm, maybe that’s three…. Anyway, after holding said … Continue reading

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What running has taught me about writing

As many of you know, and for those who do not, Laura recently made a post about contributing to The Eraser Burns and I am honored to be posting the very first submission!  Please help me welcome Katharine Manning to … Continue reading

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Five Ways Real Life Makes Your Writing Better

Laura Bowers recently posted the submission guidelines for guest contributions to the As the Eraser Burns blog.  Specifically, she gave examples of topics we’d like to see.  Several of her suggestions inspired me to make changes to my own upcoming … Continue reading

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Announcement-Upcoming Events

  Here’s an event for all of you Delaware members and those of you looking for a reason to take a road trip. What:  Hockessin Art and Book Fair– A celebration of local independent and self published writers and other feature … Continue reading

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Regional Member Blog, Website, and Twitter Lists

Notice anything different about the blog, hmmm? Yes, you are correct, we’ve added links to the menu bar that takes you to our new pages on the SCBWI MD/DE/WV website: Regional Member Blogs & Websites and Regional Member Twitter Names! (Larry … Continue reading

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