Valya Dudycz Lupescu

Writer, fueled by coffee

28 April, 2016
by Valya

Writers and Nebulas

If you’re involved with publishing or books in some way or another, you likely know that BEA (BookExpo America) is in Chicago this year (May 11-13). What you may not know is that there’s another literary event overlapping as well. The … Continue reading

21 April, 2016
by Valya

Books and Gratitude

When I was little, books lived mostly at the library and occasionally came home with me by way of treasures ordered from Scholastic flyers we received at school. I loved those days when the teacher distributed the neatly rubberband-bound piles topped … Continue reading

24 November, 2014
by Valya

Blood and Bone and Magic

Music is important to my writing process, and I usually end up with a collection of songs for most of my stories, long and short. When I’m starting to write, especially a novel, I like to have a song that sets … Continue reading