Hey! Are you an unpublished kids/YA writer from an under-represented group who'd like SCBWI membership but can't make the fee? Let me know!
I just got an offer for something that I sent to the editor in September 2015. It might come out in 2019. Publishing: NOT for the impatient!
PUBLISHING TRANSLATOR: "by the end of the week!" = two weeks from now! "next week" = two months from now? "at some point" = never, actually