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A LOOK BACK AT THE 2018 SCWA CONFERENCE

Editors: Sue Cryer & Jayne Bowers     Kudos to Conference Chairperson, Amber Wheeler-Bacon, and the Assistant Chairperson, Roger Jones. Well done!

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Critique Circles: Trash and Treasure by Jodie Cain Smith

“I was right!  I am brilliant,” I thought to myself after presenting six pages of prose to my critique circle for the first time.  Earlier that evening as I read, my voice and hands competed for which could shake more. … Continue reading

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“Dusty furniture is the sign of a dedicated writer.” -Interview with author Linda Lovely

How did you get started writing? I planned to study law. However, my freshman year in college, I became friends with a number of Northwestern University journalism students. One, Bob McVea, encouraged me to consider journalism. I switched majors and … Continue reading

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HOOT AND HOLLER: AFTER PARTY OPEN MIC

Open mics can be stressful, even for experienced writers. Most of us only do it to get comfortable in front of an audience. For me, it’s good practice, even though I find it daunting to get up in front of … Continue reading

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