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Nancy Arny Pi-Sunyer
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Finding Time and Losing Weight
In my most recent post I shared an idea for a method of staying on track. I'm happy to say it worked. In the past eight days I have lost 2.4 pounds, found the top of my desk and made a LOT of progress on my children's book. I also made all four of the Mouse...
Finding Time and Losing Weight
Finding Time and Losing Weight
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When is the Write Time?
May to July... Where did the time go? I have no self control about somethings, but am very disciplined about others. After all, I DID draw 366 mice (one for each day) in 2017. There have been years when I have done my Lenten Projects for 40 days and reached...
When is the Write Time?
When is the Write Time?
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Blogging When Life Gets In The Way of Your Plans
The fact that I had to spend half an hour to regain entry to this blog is proof that it's been WAY too long since I blogged. Last night while volunteering at the Montclair Film Festival I was discussing my book and art work with another volunteer and her hu...
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Check on my progress and next steps on my children's book.
NANCY ARNY PI-SUNYER
NANCY ARNY PI-SUNYER
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Ten Things I Know I Need to do for a Successful Revision: Illustrating is More Fun Than Writing
The year is more than half gone and I have succeeded in producing a mouse illustration for each of the 204 days to date. I am encouraged that picture number 200 has garnered more  "Likes" in FaceBook than any picture so far. "Mousekin Reunion - 200 Mice" to...
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On Revising Picture Books, Second Sight, and Drawing Mice
I am almost a month into the 2016 revision process on my children's book. Although I have been called in to help out at my old school, I am still making time to work on the book. I am finding a great deal of very useful information in Second Sight: An Edito...
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Setting Goals for 2016: Revising Text & Illustrations/The Mouse Project
The resolution to revise and get my book into the hands of an agent in 2016 is set. I'm committed to doing this. I have begun to revise the text in line with suggestions made at the SCBWI workshop I attended in October of 2014. I've done a lot of other thin...
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Jerry Pinkney: Inspiring Illustrator
Last night, Jerry Pinkney was the guest speaker at the 29th Babson Memorial Lecture at the Montclair Art Museum. I think I purchased my ticket the day I received the invitation! I first discovered Jerry Pinkney when I was doing a survey of Caldecott winning...
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Listen to the Pros - Going Back to Art School
Last week was back-to-school week for me. I was a bit nervous, but am now feeling pretty darn fine about making the decision. I was able to sign up for Beginning Illustration at Montclair State University. My classmates are all undergraduates and, I think, ...
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Revising Visions and Moving Forward at Last
Almost a year has passed since my last post here. During that time I have been busy, but not so much on the book. Friends and family keep asking "When is your book coming out?' or "How is the book coming?" My response has usually been, "I was totally squash...
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