What is a "First Page", and why share it?

The Virginia Festival of the Book,  now celebrating its twentieth year, has two panels for teen authors for the first time, on Saturday, March 22nd!    Our “First Pages” panel at 10m, and our “Question and Answer for Publishing Teen Writing” ,...

Writer's Salon at Milli Joe's last night!

A warm thank you to Cecilia Stormcrow Llompart for engaging our teen girls in a lively discussion of poetry and women, and  an introduction to VIDA.  The walk through the FSU Creative Writing Program and emergence of poetry as her chosen passion was as endearing as it...