Bio: Rick Ochocki is a novelist and storyteller living in San Diego. A National Novel Writing Month winner ten years in a row, his contest-winning flash fiction was included in the e-book Fiction 101: The Anthology from the San Diego CityBEAT weekly magazine. In 2018, an excerpt from his novel Out of the Fire was published in A Year in Ink, Volume 11. A PRO member of Romance Writers of America, Rick was the 2018 Romance Writers of America San Diego chapter President. He is an active member of the Los Angeles Romance Authors, staff Associate with the Southern California Writers’ Conference, and a proud alumnus from Thursday Writers.
CONGRATULATIONS! March DimeStories StandOuts!
Achi Michla – Alcoholics Anonymous
Don Ryan – Anatomy Lesson
Bernie Nofel – Happy Endings
Cheryl Sonstein – Let’s See What They Think of This
NANNIGA by Ed Coonce!
Listen to the audio for an explanation of Ed’s NANNINGA which we will feature here after every DimeStories.
Bring:3-Minute Prose: fiction, non-fiction, essay, experimental
Location: San Diego Writers, Ink - Liberty Station
Time: 6:30 Sign Ups; 7:00 Readings
6:30 sign ups; 7:00 readings
San Diego Writers Ink, Inkspot
Guest Host! Our very own Tim Calaway
Bio: Tim is a writer living in San Diego. He writes poetry, novels, short fiction and commentary. He has had several poems published in local anthologies, including A Year in Ink. He is a regular contributor at Dimestories.
Congratulations to our February Standouts! Their work was honored by those attending our last Open Mic. We applaud their creative efforts
Janice Alper has had multiple careers and many lives. Now in her fourth life she has reinvented herself as a writer of sorts. Born in Brooklyn, raised her family in California, lived and worked in Australia for three years and returned permanently to San Diego eleven years ago. Janice will tell you, “You can take the girl out of Brooklyn, but not Brooklyn out of the girl.” Just watch her work a crowd and you’ll see.
San Diego Writers, Ink; 6:30 Sign Ups, 7:00 Readings; 3-minutes!
Time: 6:30 Refreshments and Sign Ups; 7:00 Readings
Location: San Diego Writers, Ink INKSPOT, Liberty Station
Cost: $5 Donation at the door
3-Minute prose read by the author, come join us and share your creative writing or come and listen to the amazing, imaginative work.