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Friends of Writers Ink by Lily Schultz

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in Blog, Community Partner of the Month, Fresh Ink

San Diego Writers, Ink may be one of the best writer’s organizations in the San Diego area, but we are by no means the only one — and we certainly don’t do everything! Here are a few other wonderful organizations in the area. Write Out Loud Write Out Loud is a San Diego-based organization that reads poetry and short stories aloud for an audience. The pieces are performed by accomplished actors who bring the characters and nuances of the tales to life....


Interview with Travel Writer Ray Bartlett by Hayden Royster

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Author Interviews, Blog, Fresh Ink

Ray Bartlett has been writing guidebooks for Lonely Planet, Insight Guides, and Moon for over a decade, and his work appears in numerous newspapers, magazines, radio, and online publications.  The author of Sunsets of Tulum, a dark love story set in exotic Yucatan, and the forthcoming novel The Potter’s Daughter, set in southern Japan, he is the go-to guy for “destination fiction”: novels set so perfectly in a place that you’ll finish them and need to go...


Experiencing July’s Camp NaNoWriMo by Lily Schultz

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Blog, Fresh Ink

Every November, the online writing community starts humming with urgency as thousands of writers from across the globe rush to meet the 50,000 word goal by the end of the month. The event has been going on since 1999, when twenty-one writers from the San Fransisco Bay Area had an idea. That idea has expanded a great deal in the subsequent eighteen years. In 2011, Camp NaNoWriMo was born — a more flexible spinoff of the official NaNoWriMo, boasting customizable...


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San Diego Writers, Ink, nurtures writers and fosters a literary community by:

  • Serving as a hub for the literary community
  • Promoting literature
  • Providing artistic development for writers at all levels, and
  • Facilitating artistic collaboration

We hang our literary hats at The Ink Spot, a bright and creative space at NTC Liberty Station on Point Loma. Here writers and artists and those who love literature gather for literary events and art exhibitions. We’re an enthusiastic collaborator with many artistic, cultural, and community organizations and join with others throughout the city and county in promoting literature and creating community.


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