Category Archives: SCBWI

Final NZ SCBWI meeting for 2011

I managed to catch the last NZ SCBWI conference of the year, last weekend, despite my having to work a few hours that day. So glad I did as Lorrain Day former Publishing Manager/Editor of Harper Collins NZ for 10 … Continue reading

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“An Out-of-Life-Experience”

If someone had told me earlier this year that I would be attending a Writers Conference thousands of miles away in another country on my own, I would not have believed them. Thanks to two very good internet writing buddies … Continue reading

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“My Second SCBWI ….NZ Meeting.”

My second SCBWI meeting here in Auckland proved to be very interesting, even with a TV monitor silently going, I found our guest, Christine Dale of Dahl Design captivating, giving insight into what publishers want from a writer, offering titbits, … Continue reading

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My First SCBWI Meeting

Was I nervous? Oh yes!  Not one for turning up to such events on my own, come to think of it, coming to such events, I really had no idea what to expect.  Arriving a little early I met Lisa, herself a … Continue reading

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