09/14 Barbarella Fokos talks about the writing process

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off

Barbarella Fokos will read from her new book Diary of a Diva, and talk about her writing process. There will be time for questions and answers and a book signing. She will be talking about her career and how she got started, including some lessons she learned along the way. This will be the closing event for Fall for Writing   Barbarella Fokos is a writer, producer, emcee, jetsetter, lush – oh, and a dominatrix. On the work-front, she was the executive...

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09/08 Writers Meetup at the Pearl Hotel

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off

Put down your pen and raise your glass! Come find the SDWI sign at our poolside cabana, indulge in happy hour food and cocktail options, and network with other writers in this fun, casual setting. Mon, Sept 8, 5:30-7:30pm SDWI Writers Meet-up at the Pearl Hotel The Pearl Hotel, 1410 Rosecrans St Free.  Buy your own food and drinks. SDWI Marketing Coordinator Janene Roberts and some SDWI writers at the Pearl...

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10/06 Reading with Timothy Gager and friends

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off

Timothy Gager is the author of eleven books of short fiction and poetry. His latest The Thursday Appointments of Bill Sloan, is his first novel. He hosts the successful Dire Literary Series in Cambridge, Massachusetts for over twelve years and is the co-founder of Somerville News Writers Festival. His work appears in over 250 journals and nine have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and has been read on National Public Radio   Heather Fowler received her M.A. in...

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09/13 Year in Ink Anthology Reading: Writers from Vols 1-7 of our published anthology

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off

Sat, Sept 13, 8-9pm Year in Ink Anthology Reading.  Anyone published in any of our previous annual anthologies can read.  Sign up to read. We will also have the Volume 7 anthology in.  Readers from that anthology and the years before are encouraged to read. Please sign up to read by emailing programs@sandiegowriters.org.    Please note, we do not yet know who will be in Volume 8.  That is still with the First Readers and the...

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09/12 Kickoff Party for Fall for Writing: Drusilla Campbell talk

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off

Friday, Sept 12, 6-7:30pm:  Celebrate our annual event ($5 suggested donation) Special Guest Speaker:  Drusilla Campbell, author and former Board President of SDWI  Sure to be a special evening. Followed imediately by the Open Mic Prose monthly event (always a packed house) for 3 minute prose:  Dime...

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