What You Can Learn from Kidlit Pros
This weekend I attended the Austin SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) Working Conference – two days of panels, keynotes, breakouts and intensives related to the art, craft and business of making and selling books for kids.
I came away from the event inspired and invigorated, with knowledge I can apply to my work for kid, teen and adult audiences and so much I want to reflect on.
But in the meantime, here are five quick takeaways from #ATXSCBWI18.
Watch the video. In the course of two days, this advice from the writers of Southpark and the Book of Mormon was mentioned three times – it’s that good.
On Difficult Subjects
Note: Image is from my visit to The Negaunee Foundation Children's Literature Gallery at the American Writers Museum in Chicago. If you haven't visited, do!