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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

Posted by: | Posted on: December 10, 2020

San Diego November Spotlight!


(Our next DimeStories is December 11; 7:00 Pacific.  For virtual link: sddimestories@gmail.com)

Judy Reeves: Prologue-The Apartment, The Mice


Bernie Nofel: Open It Up, Let’s See What’s Inside the Box


June Cressy: A Hole Full of Sorrows


Ed Coonce: Nanninga (He explains what that is!)

Posted by: | Posted on: October 29, 2020

San Diego September DimeStories Standouts and More

Our StandOuts from our Virtual Open Mic:

Friday, September 11 are Frank Palermo, Tish Fredricks, and Carrie Danielson.

Watch and enjoy!  We meet virtually the second Friday of every month!

Frank Palermo:  The Buick on my Chest

Tish Frederick: Reflex

Carrie Danielson:   Gray