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AWP Is a Writing Conference

The American Association of Writers and Writing Programs – people have been telling me about this conference for years – that if it ever came close to my geographic area, I had to go. 591 more words

How Writer's Workshop Allows Me to Differentiate My Instruction in the Classroom

At the beginning of each new academic year, students will exclaim, during our Writer’s Workshop introduction, how much they hate writing.  “I hate writing and I will never like it,” students are often heard saying during that first week of classes.   1,085 more words


A Writer's Conference with a Difference (or two)

Hello fellow Children’s Writers and Friends,

I hope the past fortnight has been good to you and if you’re in Australia you’ve managed to stay cool somehow in our 43 degree plus heatwave. 439 more words

Writing Conferences

Lit Youngstown at AWP

David Hassler of the Wick Poetry Center speaks

Karen Schubert of Lit Youngstown takes a question from the audience

It was a tremendous honor and pleasure to represent Lit Youngstown at the… 59 more words


Half the Fun

Getting there is half the fun, right? RIGHT!

I never thought I’d get to an SCBWI national conference, but this year I took the plunge with my friend and writing partner, Jennifer. 353 more words


Writing Goals for 2017

A couple of days ago I did something quite major for me, and booked myself a place at the How To Get Published conference, part of the York Literature Festival. 425 more words