@kquimbyjohnson: Author Lisa Papademetriou says, “Write to your strength. Edit to your weakness.”
@vleemahoney: Dawn Metcalf: “Find your teen voice without using dated slang/technology.”
@melindabeavers: Illustrator Matt Phelan: “As much as you can, feel what your characters are feeling.”
@mitaliperkins: Author Cynthia Leitich Smith: “Switching genres improves writing & makes you less vulnerable to trends.”
@yleemahoney: Author Cynthia Leitich Smith: “Dare to take risks in work.”
@melindabeavers: Author Cynthia Leitich Smith: "Pick your creative battles wisely, but pick them."
Probably my favorite one: @JMBradleyBooks: "My critique: piece "lacks character development" and is unsucessful - walk out and discover said piece has won award. Wow. Thank you!"
Thanks to all the Tweeples for sharing your conference experience with us!
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