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 We aspire to uphold the legacy of the Whispering Pines Writers' Retreats and are excited for you to be illuminated by a weekend of learning, inspiration and fun with like minded professionals!

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Pam Vaughan

Pam writes picture books and middle grade. She is also the SCBWI co-ARA for central Mass and a member of The Writers' Loft. In addition to writing, Pam loves to play ice hockey and pickleball. She lives with her family on a cul-de-sac, by a pond in central MA amongst turkeys, turtles, and owls. 

Find her on Instagram & Twitter @pamvau

Pronouns -  she/her

Assistant Director

Julia Boyce

Julia writes both middle grade and young adult novels. She is currently working on an edgy YA, while she submits a farm based MG to the editors and agents she has connected with at various SCBWI conferences. Julia has published an early reader and has also been published in Reader's Digest. When Julia is not writing fiction, she writes for a few local businesses and also helps out at SCBWI Encore. Julia lives on a farm in north western Rhode Island with her family, and an ever changing number of farm animals. Much of her writing is inspired by this lifestyle, and she can often be found writing in the barn or out in the cow fields.

Find her on Twitter @farm_Julia.  Pronouns - she/her

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