Thursday, October 17, 2013

SCBWI Announces SPARK Award: Writerly Wednesday

This is big news, folks. Really big. 


Recently, SCBWI announced the SPARK award for non-traditionally published children's books. Can I get a, heck yeah! in the comments?

You can read more about it HERE. There are some rules, yes, but imagine the possibilities. :)

So, come on all of you, PB, MG, & YA writers out there who've taken on the brave feat of self-publishing, and go for it!


Visualize this thing you want. See it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blueprint and begin.
~ Robert Collier

Write on, folks~


11 comments:

  1. Need to let some people know about that!

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  2. Exciting! I hope you are participating? Cheering you on!

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  3. This IS great news! It's about time SCBWI!! Woot!

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  4. Hi Alex! Please, help spread the word. :D
    Julie, Ack. I can't. Little Acorn was published in Oct. 2012. Rules say it has to be within the year of the award.
    Yolanda, Can't enter Little A. :( But there's hope for others!!
    PK, I believe in my heart, SCBWI wants the best for its members, and does all it can do to support everyone. I love my SCBWI :)

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  5. FANTASTIC NEWS!!!! Thanks for letting us know! Good luck to those who enter!

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  6. I heard about this, thanks for the link! Awesome news

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  7. Thanks, Michael!
    Heck yeah!!! Melissa!
    Catherine, it's some of the best news yet. :)

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  8. Awesome! This is really interesting, I hadn't heard this news yet. :) Thanks for sharing!

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  9. That's exciting news! The site seems to be down at the moment, but I'll be sure to check it out later. Hope you're having an awesome week! :)

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