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

4 May, 2015
by Valya

Writers in Chicago in the Summertime

Next month, Chicago is hosting the 50th Annual Nebula Awards and Nebula Weekend! A few years ago, I had no idea about the rich resources and networking opportunities afforded by something like the Nebulas. I really wish I had known, … Continue reading

14 May, 2013
by Valya
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Breaking Time

I asked my friend Pat Prather, a talented photographer for 8 Eyes Photography and a brilliant artist, to create a memory board that I could mount in my kitchen. It would be a place to put precious photographs and mementos … Continue reading