Although it was grey and cloudy one day, by the next it was beautifully sunny.
One of the many reasons writers, editors and agents love to come to Miami for our January Florida SCBWI event.
The almost sunset view from my room (through not-so-bright window).
The fabulous bookstore, BOOKS & BOOKS from Coral Gables, brings a roomful of fellow Florida authors' and presenters' books for signing and perusing.
(Hi, Aimee! See you next year when your own fabulous picture book will be prominently displayed!)
(Hey, Becky and Aaron! Thank you so much. )
I got to meet, in real time and real life, some of my Facebook friends.
Here I am with Donna Gephart at the very end of the weekend (do we look it?).
I love her book OLIVIA BEAN, TRIVIA QUEEN.
Then again, I also love Scrabble...
Oh, and Donna has a fantastic blog. WILD ABOUT WORDS.
That's about all my over-stimulated brain can share this morning.
But I'm especially looking forward to reading more and writing more about my favorite workshop, perhaps my favorite hour of the weekend, featuring Beca Publisi, author of THE EMOTIONAL THESAURUS,
Do you know this book? This website? So much info, stay tuned for more on that.
Click on those links, if you're so inclined, and now let's get writing everybody!