Rhyming 101: Writing Successful Rhymes with Darren Sardelli Notes 10/2/22^M

-Posted on: October 4, 2022


Darren Sardelli presented on the art of writing in rhyme for children. He provided tips and tricks that help make poems stand out.

Forced Rhymes

  • * A forced rhyme is when a poet says something in an unusual way just


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SCBWI Long Island Zoom Writer & Illustrator Meet-Ups^M

-Posted on: September 22, 2022


Please note: We have a guest speaker on Wednesday, October 12th. Please sign up for Promoting Your Book with Gifs and Videos with Sherene Strausberg, Award-winning filmmaker, and Emmy Nominated animator.

Zoom Event – Promoting Your Book with Gifs and



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SCBWI Long Island Diversity, Equity, and Inclusiveness Listening Tour Notes 8-30-22^M

-Posted on: September 7, 2022


The purpose of this meeting was to continue discussions from the first Diversity, Equity, and Inclusiveness (DEI) Listening Tour meeting and to continue forward with developing a mission, goals, and a committee.

 

The group started the meeting by having



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SCBWI Long Island Diversity, Equity, and Inclusiveness Listening Tour Notes 7-20-22^M

-Posted on: July 23, 2022


Roberta stated the reason for this meet-up is to brainstorm what our chapter needs in terms of becoming more equitable, inclusive, and accepting of all people from all walks of life. She asked attendees to share their ideas on what



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Book Design and Production with Cindy De La Cruz Notes 7-16-22^M

-Posted on: July 23, 2022


Presented by Cindy De La Cruz, Book Designer for G.P. Putnam, a division of Penguin Books for Young Readers, on 7/16/2022 via Zoom. Notetaker: Annina Luck Wildermuth

Book designer Cindy De La Cruz discussed the ins and outs of



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Independent Publishers Meet-Up Notes 7/14/22^M

-Posted on: July 19, 2022


The purpose of this Meet-Up was for independent publishers (formerly called self-publishers) to share their ideas and provide feedback to SCBWI LI on their needs.

Independent Publishers’ Suggestions, Ideas, and Advice

Marketing and PR

  • • Independent Publishers voiced a strong


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Zoom PAL Meet-Up 7/7/22^M

-Posted on: July 14, 2022


The purpose of the PAL (Published and Listed) Meet-Up was to discuss programming ideas, resources, and tools for PAL members (members who have been traditionally published).

PAL Members Suggestions, Ideas, and Advice

Agent and Editor Workshops Geared Toward Published



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SCBWI Long Island Kid LIt News: Summer 2022^M

-Posted on: July 1, 2022


 

 

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“First Pages with Elizabeth Law” Presented by Elizabeth Law, Backlist and Special Project Editor for Holiday House Publishing, Books for Young Readers 6/18/22^M

-Posted on: June 21, 2022




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SCBWI Long Island ZOOM Event:Book Design & Production and Portfolio Review with Cindy De La Cruz, Book Designer for Penguin Books for Young Readers^M

-Posted on: June 10, 2022


CLICK HERE for Book Design and Production

Click Here for Portfolio Review



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