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Oct.27.2011
Lemme see, where were we? Oh, yes, Birmingham, Alabama! The next morning after theSouthern Breeze conference, there was a meeting forSCBWIPAL (published and listed) members at the pool . . . I attended and talked about my undying love ofScrivener, a writer's best friend. Then, it was off to...
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Oct.24.2011
Recently, Peepy and I were in the Birmingham, Alabama area for the SCBWI Southern Breeze20th Anniversary Conference . . . We arrived early and were able to get some writing done in the hotel room. That is, until Peepy saw some presents and insisted on opening them . . .   Soon...
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Oct.20.2011
After our trip to Florida, we journeyed all the way down the street to Clairbourn School in San Gabriel, CA. It looks like they were expecting us . . .    We were the guest speaker for their PTA meeting and Book Fair kick-off hoopla. However, before we went on, there...
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Oct.17.2011
When last we blogged, we were in Florida,HERE.And we still are! (Well, at least in Blog World.) One of the coolest things about all the travel is getting to meet other authors, likeJames PrellerandPaul Griffin. . . During the FAME conference our friend Tracy had some exciting news -- Cindi Lauper...
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Oct.13.2011
It seems like we're on the road all the time these days. However, our last trip was back home. Well, sort of. Peepy and I traveled to Orlando, FL where I used to live when I worked as a writer/producer for Walt Disney World, and then later as co-owner/creative director of Magic Pencil Studios...
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Oct.10.2011
(Author's Note: Er, I'm not sure why all the photos are GIGANTIC this time.) So then, last week I was at theMission Viejo Reader's Festival. . . Peepy admired the giant books . . . There was a really, really, really long chalk board where people wrote their favorite books -- and drew...
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Oct.06.2011
On the second day of The National Book Festival in Washington, DC, I was scheduled to speak. We ran into Percy Jackson illustrator, John Rocco in the lobby and shared a ride . . .     I got there early so I could sign stock for Barnes and Noble. Signing stock...
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Oct.03.2011
After the Library of Congress Gala, where KidLit authors dressed all fancy, it was up early (well, early for me) for the Washington Post Author Breakfast . . . (Above: Loren Long, Moi and Jarrett Krosoczka via my iPhone.) Before the breakfast began, we ran into the KidLit...
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Sep.28.2011
It was so thrilling to speak at the National Book Festival. However, the adventures began when I arrived at Dulles airport. I wasn’t sure if this person was waiting was for me . . .   Later at the hotel, I thought I spied bed bugs . . . Hotel management turned the room upside-down and...
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Sep.26.2011
Wow, we packed a lot in during our short visit to Louisville, KY. I only wish we had more time to see the sights and hang out with all the wonderful people we met. Okay, solast bloghad us dining with Hillbillies and talking about writing to high school students. Well, we also were honored to be the...