Blop. Blop, Blop. And 5 More profound quotes from scbwi NYC 2015: Day one
SCBWI is the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. 1100+ of us have gathered in NYC for the 16th Annual Winter Conference. #NY15SCBWI
When the morning begins with Anthony Horowitz, the first and only author approved by the Conan Doyle Estate to continue the Sherlock Holmes tradition, you know it's going to be a fantastic day. There is so much I want to soak in from this experience, but time is flying, and our day starts early, so for now I'm going to do a rundown of favorite quotes.
As Kami Garcia said--the right book at the right time can change your life. For Kami, it was The Outsiders. What was yours? Leave a note in the comments--What did it say to you? Why did it come at the perfect moment for you? Does it still resonate today?
I'll give a more thoughtful recap in the weeks to come--as the advice crosses media and audience, there was much of interest to writers of every persuasion.