San Diego DimeStories March Standouts!

We, at San Diego DimeStories, are proud to announce our March Standouts! 

Congratulations to all three!

Tia Meredith, Kevin Hennessy, and Margaret Lum

Their peers appreciate their creative writing and your presentation!  It is wonderful to celebrate their inspiration by giving everyone a chance to listen again!

Here they are!

Tia Meredith – The Blesser

Kevin Hennessy – Turban

Margaret Lum – Snow

San Diego DimeStories April Open Mic (prose)

Join Us!

San Diego DimeStories 
Open Mic (prose)

Friday, April 13, 2018

6:30 p.m. Sign Ups
7:00 p.m. Readings

San Diego Writers, Ink

Guest Host!

Danielle Baldwin

Bio:Danielle Baldwin is a freelance writer, mentor and leadership coach who is passionate about helping people and businesses tell their stories. In addition to writing and coaching, Danielle is president of the San Diego Memoir Writers Association and hosts Brown Bag, a prompt-based writing class, every Tuesday at noon at San Diego Writers Ink. She received her B.A. in Creative Writing from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.

In her spare time, Danielle is a literary fiction fanatic, brussels sprout connoisseur, fitted sheet folding flunkie, frequent dropper of f-bombs, repeated auto-correct victim,  Springsteen devotee, and die-hard dog person. She is also a fertility survivor, member of the tribe of the motherless, and a hopeful memoirist who blogs at her site daniellebbaldwin.com.

 

San Diego DimeStories February Standouts!

Congratulations !!!!

   San Diego February DimeStories Standouts!

Bernie Nofel – Mirror, Mirror: A Mystery

Danielle Baldwin – Daffodils

Jessica Van Devanter – The Streaker

Audio Coming Soon!

We applaud these creative writers and thank them for sharing their amazing work with us at San Diego DimeStories!

 

 

Ft. Collins to launch DimeStories

Please join me in welcoming the newest DimeStories Chapter, Ft. Collins, Colorado, and Amanda Martinek to the family!  If you are anywhere near Ft. Collins, do check out the launch event:

Friday, March 9 th , 2018 at 6:00 PM.

at The Bean Cycle, 144 N College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524.

The monthly event will take place on the 2 nd Friday of each
month at The Bean Cycle.

DimeStories are 3-minutes prose pieces read by the author. Authors of all experience levels are welcome to sign up and read.

Writers can sign up to read at 5:30 PM and the show starts at 6:00 PM.

The Fort Collins Chapter event is hosted by Amanda Martinek.

 

Amanda is a San Diego native, now rooted in Fort Collins. She is a member of Northern Colorado Writers and works in social and digital media marketing.

 

She was previously the Editor in Chief of a music publication called ListenSD and is currently working on her debut novel.

San Diego Open Mic (prose)

Join us Friday, March 9, 2018

San Diego DimeStories Open Mic 

6:30 pm Refreshments and Sign Ups
7:00 pm Readings 

San Diego Writers, Ink;       Liberty Station
$5 donation at the door

GUEST HOST Bernie Nofel !

Bernie has been a scribbling scribe regular in San Diego’s writing community for years. In addition to DimeStories, Bernie has confused, perplexed, annoyed, irritated, and sometimes inspired fellow wordsmiths at Wednesday’s Write Real Early and Thursday Writes. The one thing he’s rarely done is bore anyone.

 Bernie writes and presents with the passion one

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Albuquerque Celebrates 8th Anniversary!

Duke City DimeStories, Albuquerque’s only open mic for prose, will celebrate its eighth year with a Showcase of DimeStories selected from the best of the past year’s monthly open mic events.

Authors who will be reading their 3-minute stories include:  Gideon Campos, Karen Fausnaugh, Tish Frederick, Eirik Gumeny, Jennifer Krohn, Maria Leyba, Blake Magnuson, Georgia Santa Maria, Cindy Sylvester, and Uval Trubitz.

 

The event will be hosted by Jennifer Simpson.

3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 18 at

Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW Albuquerque, NM 87107.