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Posted by: | Posted on: June 11, 2021

June 11 San Diego; June 13 Orange County

Open Mics! for San Diego Zoom link: sddimestories@gmail.com. Orange County Zoom link: ocdimestories@gmail.com

Posted by: | Posted on: May 13, 2021

Spotlight on Gems from April San Diego DimeStories



Each month we highlight three of our writers and our Nanniga. 




Ron Donaldson – Memoir Chapter


Jeannette Mohr – The Color of My Skin



Dick Cummins – Compromise, Seeing Things My Way



April Nanniga – Thank you Ed Coonce!



Thanks to all our amazing writers!



Posted by: | Posted on: April 9, 2021

March Spotlights!

       March Spotlights!!!!

San Diego DimeStories

Congratulations to Mark Drozda, Maxine Leveren, Nancy Stoll and a huge thanks to Ed Coonce for his Nanniga.


Mark Drozda – Difficult Times



Maxine Leveren – Over Easy


Nancy Stoll – The Origin of My Racism


Ed Coonce – March Nanniga

Posted by: | Posted on: April 7, 2021

San Diego April 9: Orange County April 11 DimeStories Open Mic (Virtual)

Join us for our next Open Mics!

San Diego: Friday, April 9, 7:00 pm Pacific time.

For the Zoom link, email: sddimestories@gmail.com


Orange County: Sunday, April 11, 5:00 pm Pacific time.

For Zoom link, email: ocdimestories@gmail.com

Readers and Listeners! All Welcome!

Posted by: | Posted on: March 11, 2021

San Diego March Open Mic and Spotlight on February Readings


Join us for San Diego’s March 12 at 7pm Pacific readings

3-minute prose read by the author. For the Zoom link, email Carrie at sddimestories@gmail.com




Readings from February Open Mic!

Janice Alper – A Love Story


Gio Joens – Indocumentado


Ed Coonce – A Fix is Gonna Come


Candace Boeck – Three-Sock Dinner

Posted by: | Posted on: February 12, 2021

San Diego February DimeStories and January Tribute to Jennifer Simpson

 San Diego Virtual February DimeStories

Friday, February 12, 2021

7pm Pacific Time

For the Zoom link: sddimestories@gmail.com


Two Tributes to Jennifer Simpson 






Dee Cohen – The Thing About Jen


Amy Wallen Part 1 – Tribute to Jennifer

Amy Wallen Part 2 – Reading Jennifer Simpson’s Reconstructing My Mother

Posted by: | Posted on: January 8, 2021

San Diego December Spotlight! Watch and Enjoy

Congratulationsto San Diego DimeStories Spotlight Authors!

  1. Ed Coonce – A Clear and Present Manger
  2. Mary Anne Donahue – The Last Time I Saw Her
  3. Mary Guerin-Getting Real
  4. Ed’s Nanniga