Events



Writers Lunch

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MONDAY SEPTEMBER 4 (Yes, it’s Labor Day) Writers Lunch continues with able co-facilitators, Joan Lisi and Kuki Carino.  Open to all adult writers- come share what works, doesn’t work in writing, marketing, publishing. Please RSVP to kukicarino@gmail.com. No fee but we are expected to buy some lunch

Fronimo’s Greek Cafe 3242 E Speedway Blvd.  Tucson, AZ 85716

TELL IT! Presentation Skills for Writers

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30  1:00-4:00 PM. DOORS OPEN 12:45

 THE RETURN OF… TELL IT: Presentation Skills for Writers (also for ANYONE who wants to tell their story, give a reading, etc., like a professional)

WHERE: Unscrewed Theatre 3244 E. Speedway Tucson. (Eastbound side of Speedway. Between Alvernon and N. Country Club)

Three hours packed with MORE professional tips and tools for anyone who has the opportunity to tell their story, boost their elevator pitch, hit the open mic circuit, or just plain impress people.  Lots of vocal variety, body language and eye contact tips, FEAR FIGHTERS, and MIC PRACTICE. This workshop is suitable for beginners, returnees, pros. The deal clincher–to do this in a safe, supportive environment.

Learn skills and have fun doing it with professionals, Ethel Lee-Miller and Penelope Starr.

FEE: $35 per person. Registration required. To reserve and for more info, contact Ethel.  PayPal to ethel.lee.miller@gmail.com or personal check to Ethel Lee-Miller. paypal.me/payfeehere

Penelope Starr founded Odyssey Storytelling in 2004 and it’s been going strong ever since bringing innovative, entertaining stories to the Tucson community. Her how-to/memoir, The Radical Act of Community Storytelling: Empowering Voices in Uncensored Programs is now available.

Ethel Lee-Miller uses her 20 years of Toastmasters International experiences along with teaching and counseling skills in her edu-entertainment presentations. She is the author of Thinking of Miller Place: A Memoir of Summer Comfort, and Seedlings, Stories of Relationships.

Eastside Writing Room- September

Posted by on Jul 29, 2017 in Event | 0 comments

THE EASTSIDE WRITING ROOM 11:30 am-1:30 pm Tuesdays in September: Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26

The Eastside Writing Room in Tucson provides a calm, quiet, and supportive environment. No cell phones, no interruptions, no noise. Ten minutes of writing talk and then writing on your own project—longhand, computer etc. Wireless networking available. Open to adult writers. RSVP for exact address. Contact Ethel.

The Eastside Writing Room- October

Posted by on Jul 29, 2017 in Event | 0 comments

TUESDAYS IN OCTOBER 11:30 am-1:30 pm The Eastside Writing Room:  October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

The Eastside Writing Room in Tucson provides a calm, quiet, and supportive environment. No cell phones, no interruptions, no noise. Ten minutes of writing talk and then writing on your own project—longhand, computer etc. Open to all adult writers. Wireless networking available. RSVP for exact address. Contact Ethel.

Society of SW Authors Writing Contest

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Event | 0 comments

Society of Southwestern Authors 2017 Writing Contest
 SSA Established 1972
Three Categories:
Short Story – Poetry – Memior/Personal Essay
Deadline: September 30, 2017
OPEN ENTRY FORM
Questions: Jay McCall
520-909-9375

Writers Read

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Event | 0 comments

Brewd- a coffee lounge

OCTOBER 26    WRITERS READ. 6:00-8:00 pm. Fall in Tucson arrives and we’re back. Local writers share their original work  – literary entertainment and delicious food. The topic is “All Things Fall” (includes anything related to the fall season, holidays, end of things). All writings, family-friendly of course, are welcome: poems, essays, books. If you are interested in being a reader, contact Elaine A. Powers at iginspired@gmail.com. Send a description of what you would like to read for consideration. Elaine will contact you. Open to the public.

BREWD 4960 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750