On Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6:30 pm at the Harvest Restaurant in Turners Fall, the Quabbin Writers Salon will read from their New Anthology, Microbursts at the Great Rapids Spoken Word Festival. Readers include Epi Bodhi, Marianne Gambaro, D. Dina Friedman, Kathryn Holzman, Jane M. Johnson and Eileen P. Kennedy. Come join us.
The Quabbin Writers Salon of Western Massachusetts will read at the Great Falls Word Festival at 6:30 pm, Saturday, October 14 at the Harvest Restaurant in Turner’s Fall.
They are reading for the first time from their newly published Anthology, a collection of poetry and prose that explores nature, love and the labyrinths of lives fully lived. Members of the Quabbin Writer’s Group have published widely in literary magazines and books. but this is our first collaborative effort and include Epi Bohdi, D. Dina Friedman, Marianne Gambaro, Kathryn Holzman, Jane Johnson and Eileen P Kennedy. Join us for the reading and the rest of this wonderful festival, which will run October 12-15 in Turner’s Falls.
Loud and Proud
Join the Village Playwrights at 8 pm on June 28 to celebrate Gay Pride in a thought provoking way with staged readings of seven jury chosen 10 minute plays by some of New York’s most interesting playwrights at the LGBT Community Center, 208 W. 13th St., NYC. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended. $5 donation requested. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 614-285-2515 to reserve seats.
Here’s one you won’t want to miss:
“Naked” by Mike Poblete — After having great sex, two men get naked.
Born in Brooklyn, Mike Poblete has had six full length plays and numerous one acts performed in six countries, two of which have been published. He has a Playwriting MFA from Trinity College Dublin and works as Director of Script Development at The Foxboro Company, a Broadway, film and television production office. www.mikepoblete.com
Mike Poblete, the emerging playwright, is thrilled to have two monologues performed at The Brick Theater‘s This Is Not Normal Festival on 16th, a project to remind all of us that life under the new administration is not normal. Click here for more information.
Take a trip to Brooklyn for this wonderful festival:
The Brick | 579 Metropolitan Ave | Brooklyn NY
Take the to Lorimer or the to Metropolitan
Wednesday morning from 9:30- 12:30, writers of every description — novelists, poets, memoir writers, essayists, journalists and more gather for companionable writing time. The Writing Room has been open for seven years.
Bloomsday is a commemoration of the life of the Irish writer, James Joyce. It’s celebrated on June 16, the day on which Ulysses is set. I will facilitate the Writing Room on Wednesday June 14. Since Bloomsday is just two days following, I will provide you with prompts based on James Joyce quotes.
I look forward to writing with you.
Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9:30- 12:30, writers of every description — novelists, poets, memoir writers, essayists, journalists and more — join novelist Susan Stinson or Forbes writer-in-residence Naila Moreira for companionable writing time. The Writing Room has been open for seven years. We’re celebrating with a reading. We end our mornings writing together with the option of sharing a quick taste of our work, and now we’re offering a sampler to the community.
Carolyn A. Cushing
Eileen P. Kennedy
Sean F. Norton