SoCal Dime Stories Open Mic – April 14, 2017

Please join us for SoCal Dime Stories Open Mic on Friday, April 14, 2017!  

                                  Refreshments and Sign Ups at 6:30, Readings at 7:00,                                   San Diego Writer’s Ink, Liberty Station, San Diego

Guest Host: Judy Reeves!

Judy Reeves is a writer, teacher and writing practice provocateur whose books include A Writer’s Book of Days; Writing Alone, Writing Together; A Creative Writer’s Kit and The Writer’s Retreat Kit. Her work has also appeared in the San Diego Reader, The Frozen Moment, A Year in Ink, Vols I and 5 and other anthologies. Two plays, written with a women’s writing ensemble, were produced in the Fritz Blitz. In addition to leading private writing workshops and retreats, Judy teaches at UCSD Extension and speaks at writing conferences internationally. A tenth anniversary Revised Edition of A Writer’s Book of Days was named Best Nonfiction in the 2010 San Diego Book Awards.Her latest book is Wild Women, Wild Voices. Her website is judyreeveswriter.com She blogs at livelymuse.com.

SoCal Standouts!

Another installment of SoCal Standouts!     These Dime Stories are from our Open Mic February 10, 2017.  

That night, the audience chose four readers to represent SoCal Dime Stories.

Those selected are:

Bernie Nofel – Believe It Or Not; Judy Reeves – Matthias Church;                               Jennifer Tuccillo – Theory of Love; Lawrence Johnson – Stop the Clocks

Enjoy listening!

Bernie Nofel

Judy Reeves

Jennifer Tuccillo

Lawrence Johnson

These 3-minute Dime Stories are now eligible for consideration for the Dime Stories Podcast!  Congratulations to all!

SoCal Dime Stories March Open Mic

Please join us for SoCal Dime Stories Open Mic on Friday, March 10, 2017!   Refreshments and Sign Ups at 6:30, Readings at 7:00,                                                     San Diego Writer’s Ink, Liberty Station, San Diego

Guest Host: Tammy Greenwood

Tammy Greenwood is the author of eleven award-winning novels. She has received grants from numerous foundations including the National Endowment for the Arts and the Maryland State Arts Council. Her latest novel, THE GOLDEN HOUR, will be released on February 28, 2017. She teaches creative writing for San Diego Writer’s Ink, Grossmont College, and online for The Writer’s Center. She and her husband, Patrick, live in San Diego, CA with their two daughters. She is also a photographer. More information about T. Greenwood can be found at her website:http://www.tgreenwood.com.

SoCal Open Mic – Feb. 10, 2017

Bring your Valentine to SoCal Open Mic (prose) on February 10, 2017                           San Diego Writer’s Ink in Liberty Station, San Diego.                                                       6:30 sign ups and readings begin at 7:00.

Thank you to our Guest Host:  Jim Ruland

Jim Ruland

Jim Ruland is the co-author of My Damage with Keith Morris, founding member of Black Flag, Circle Jerks and OFF! (Da Capo 2016) and Giving the Finger with Scott Campbell Jr. of Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch (Lyons Press 2014). He is also the author of the award-winning novel Forest of Fortune (Tyrus Books 2014) and the short story collection Big Lonesome (Gorsky Press 2005). Jim’s work has appeared in many publications, including The Believer, Black Warrior Review, Esquire, Granta, Hobart, Los Angeles Times, McSweeney’s, Mississippi Review, and Oxford American, and has received awards from Reader’s Digest and the National Endowment for the Arts. He is the books columnist for San Diego CityBeat and runs the Southern California-based reading series Vermin on the Mount, now in its thirteenth year.

SoCal Standouts – Dec. 9, 2016

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Another installment of SoCal Standouts!

These stories are from our Open Mic on December 9, 2016.   The audience chose four to appear on the website.  Those selected are:

Ed Coonce, Letter from the Future; Carol Moscrip, Daisy Petals; Judy Reeves, Flowers at her Feet; and Bill Peters, Dear Nanowrimos.

Ed Coonce

Carol Moscrip

Judy Reeves

Bill Peters

 

Congratulations to all of them!  These stories are now eligible to be selected for Dime Stories Podcast.

January SoCal Dime Stories’ Standouts

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At January’s SoCal Dime Stories, three authors’ readings were selected as the stand-outs of the night. These authors are Bernie Nofel, Like the Witch to the ScarecrowTim Callaway, Kumundrum, and Cheryl Sonstein, Put It In a Bubble. and Erica Bouris for The Border (no audio).  Congratulations to them and hope you enjoy listening!

Bernie Nofel

Tim Callaway

Cheryl Sonstein

These pieces are now eligible to be considered for Dime Stories Podcast.

COMING SOON:  December 2016 SoCal Standouts!

 

Ring in the New Year with Tammy Greenwood

DimeStories Guest emcee for the first gathering of DimeStories in San Diego will be Tammy Greenwood!  Join us:

7 p.m. Friday, January 13 
at Liberty Station/NTC, Barracks 16, Suite 202
San Diego, CA 92106

Hosted by Carrie Danielson, with tech support by Richard Diaz, READINGS begin at 7 p.m, but come at 6:30 pm to sign up, and mix and mingle with a group of awesome and friendly writers!

Bring your 3-minute story and bring a friend because listening is fun too!  $5 suggested donation.

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T. Greenwood is the author of eleven award-winning novels. She has received grants from numerous foundations including the National Endowment for the Arts and the Maryland State Arts Council.

Her latest novel, THE GOLDEN HOUR, will be released on February 28, 2017.

She teaches creative writing for San Diego Writer’s Ink, Grossmont College, and online for The Writer’s Center. She and her husband, Patrick, live in San Diego, CA with their two daughters.

 

She is also a photographer. More information about T. Greenwood can be found at her website: http://www.tgreenwood.com.