3 Things all Writers Need to Know

PictureCorey Rosen Schwartz, Me, Carrie Charley Brown, and Lori Grusin Degman
#1 Reading the types of things#1 Reading the types of things we write, makes us better writers.  

Author Denise Fleming, Agent Alexandra Penfold and Editor Orli Zaravicky each emphasized the importance of reading books in the genre that we write.  For picture books, the ReFoReMo challenge is the perfect way to learn how to read and study mentor texts to make our writing better.

Conferences are great for reminding us that we are not alone.  I connected with my writing tribe at the NJSCBWI conference just a few days ago, and I was reminded of these 3 essential things.
#2 Revision takes a long time.
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