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@davetabler: RT @CynLeitichSmith: 20 Tips for Attending @SCBWI conferences by @LindaJoySinglet http://bit.ly/8Zas4i
@angelamatteson: @GaiaBordicchia some of my pics and notes from the 2009 NY SCBWI conference: http://bit.ly/cYCSHx
TIPS & ADVICE TWEETS
@BostonBookGirl: I get so disappointed when people start a query talking about their awesome job & then move on to "so, my completely unrelated novel..."
@chavelaque: #pubtip No need to leave 2 spaces after sentence-ending punctuation in your MS. We have to reduce it to 1 space for typesetting anyway.
@agentgame: Having the title of your book and/or your name in the subject line makes it a bit easier to keep piles of e-queries sorted.
@RachelleGardner: Writers - dealing with pass letters? Sometimes it's not about your book: http://bit.ly/9P4uyf
@PublishingSpy: Self-Publishing Should You Tell Literary Agents & Editors About ...: Should you tell literary agents and editors...... http://www.twitternovelist.com/?p=83
@thecreativepenn: Author's round table - advice to younger self http://bit.ly/dBZMCC via@davidwoodauthor
@AdviceToWriters: In America, the race goes to the loud, the solemn, the hustler. If you think you’re a great writer, you must say that you are. GORE VIDAL
NEW IMPRINT TWEET
@mitaliperkins: Folks at @charlesbridge show off their new Imagine imprint of books: http://twitpic.com/24qs6e
NEW JOB TWEET
@PWKidsBookshelf: Karen Lotz named joint group managing director of Walker Group, in charge of Candlewick, Walker Books UK, Walker Australia
NEW BLOG TWEETS
@PWKidsBookshelf: Also, be sure to check out PW's newest blog, PWxyz, giving tidbits of industry news from PW editors all day long. http://bit.ly/cj3qXd
@kelcrocker: Arthur Levine, an amazing editor at Scholastic and a great supporter of SCBWI, is blogging! http://bit.ly/9VzXpj
SINGING THE ABCs TWEET
@PWKidsBookshelf: Josie fesses up: sometimes working in a bookstore can be... boring? But not entirely. See why. http://bit.ly/dBSVyw
@inkyelbows: Revamping my Writer's Guide to Twitter: http://bit.ly/twitwrite
@inkyelbows: 10 writing tips that can help almost anyone, from Janet Fitch: http://ow.ly/2awt1
@AdviceToWriters: "6 Reasons a Premise Sentence Strengthens Your Story" http://tinyurl.com/289ffb6 (via @KMWeiland)
BAD IDEA TWEET
@Swellbooks: Bad idea: re-reading ms after subbing. It always seems awful when it's too late to make changes. #whydoidothistomyself?
@BlytheWoolston: RT @CynLeitichSmith: gr8 post 4 writers, parents! RT @LauraSibson In Which #Buffy Forces Me 2 Discuss Birds & Bees http://laurasibson.livejournal.com/9012.html
@GalleyCat: Author Marta Acosta posts her vampire novel for free on @scribd; lands deal with Tor Books: http://mbist.ro/aMbvfW
@GalleyCat: Author Meg Cabot picks the sexiest vampire http://bit.ly/adDmbq
I NEED BETTER DINNER GUESTS TWEET
The_Pigeon: Dining Room Doodles, with guest doodles from pals @studiojjk, @hollyblack, @hodgman, Rebecca Guay & mo' http://ow.ly/2a89j