Monthly Archives: January 2017

Coffee and Conversation with Alyssa Nassner: From Dreaming to Doing Conference

Good Monday morning! We are on February’s doorstep, yet it seems like yesterday we were just celebrating Christmas. And our “From Dreaming to Doing” Conference is less than two months away! Time has definitely sprouted wings! Today we have another … Continue reading

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Coffee & Conversation with Patricia Hruby Powell: From Dreaming to Doing Conference

It’s that time of year again! When we showcase the many awesome presenters that are lined up for the upcoming From Dreaming to Doing SCBWI MD/DE/WV Conference on March 17-18th! We like to do this as a way for participants … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events: This Weekend’s Write-In/Sketch-In and More

Happy Monday, everyone! We post a lot of event reminders here at As The Eraser Burns, but that’s because there’s so much going on! We want to make sure you don’t miss a thing. With that in mind, get out … Continue reading

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From Dreaming to Doing SCBWI Conference: Bookstore Information

Happy Wednesday, everyone! I’m relaying some information regarding book sales at our upcoming From Dreaming to Doing SCBWI Conference that co-regional advisor, Kathy McMillan shared via email. If you have any questions, please leave them in the comments below and … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our Jack Reid Illustrator Scholarship Winner | From Dreaming to Doing Conference

Here’s another congratulations and mighty woo-HOO to our Jack Reid Scholarship winners for the upcoming From Dreaming to Doing Annual Conference on March 18-19! Last Friday, I showcased Kirsten Traynor, winner of the author division. Today, I’m shining the spotlight … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our Jack Reid Scholarship Winner | From Dream to Doing SCBWI MD/DE/WV Conference

Congratulations and a mighty woo-HOO to our Jack Reid Scholarship winners for the upcoming From Dreaming to Doing Annual Conference on March 18-19, 2017! In memory of longtime volunteer Jack Reid, the MD/DE/WV SCBWI Region offers two scholarships, one for … Continue reading

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An As The Eraser Burns Goodbye to Susan Detwiler

Bummer news: The lovely Susan Detwiler is leaving our blogging team, sniff! With over ten years of volunteer work for our SCBWI MD/DE/WV planning committee and nearly two years with the blog, she has certainly been an amazing asset to our region as well as … Continue reading

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“From Dreaming to Doing” – Registration opening soon!!!!!

Happy Friday!! Some of us got our first “accumulation” of snow over night. Winter is finally here, but never fear. The days are officially getting longer and hope springs eternal. Speaking of Spring… Monday is the first day of registration … Continue reading

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