Sort of. Leo very much wanted to accompany Cyn to Vermont (where she is teaching at the winter residency for the MFA in Writing for Children program). Until he found out how cold it is there...
Before finishing packing yesterday (with the assistance of Leo, of course), we attended the Austin SCBWI monthly meeting at BookPeople, where Jennifer Ziegler gave a fascinating and fun talk about writing for the mass market.
Here are some pics:
Madeline Smoot and Jennifer Ziegler
Erin Edwards, P.J. Hoover, and Brian Anderson:
Lila Guzman and Dianne Harvey:
For more info on Austin authors, go on over to BookPeople and check out their new Austin authors display.