Tasty Buckets for Writers

My friend and fellow writer Beth Skwarecki attended the 2014┬áNational Association of Science Writers Conference and returned with these notes as a souvenir. I’m sharing them unedited for your investigative pleasure. TASTY BUCKETS Define your “tasty buckets.” Not every project has to fill all the buckets, but on balance they should all get filled. MONEY… Read more »

Tips for Attending a Writing Conference for the First Time

This fall I’m heading to my first writing conference, the Western PA regional conference for the┬áSociety of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). This conference is in Pittsburgh so I will be able to ease into it without the stress of travel and being in a strange city. But in February 2014 I’ll be heading… Read more »