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Interview with Author Mona de Vestel by Michelle Starrett

Posted by on Aug 23, 2017 in Author Interviews, Blog, Fresh Ink

Mona de Vestel is the award-winning author of the novel “One-String Guitar”—semifinalist for the VCU First Novelist award and memoir “King Leopold’s Daughter”—finalist for Restless Books Immigrant Prize. Mona has taught writing at the State University of New York for many years and is ghostwriting books for several prominent clients. For more information, please visit her website: http://www.authormona.com/ She has a workshop on point of view on August...


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...


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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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