Ballard Writers Collective Blog
September 2012 Events
SATURDAY, 9/29/12 at 5:55 PM, SHIN YU PAI at HUGO HOUSE:
“100 Thousand Poets For Change” - Richard Hugo House and SPLAB team up to present the Seattle micro-event from 2-7 p.m. of 100 Thousand Poets for Change, a global event with nearly 700 events planned in 115 countries bringing poets together to call for environmental, social and political change. The reading is free, and Hugo House’s bar will be open serving beer, wine and spirits throughout the day. Following the readings, an after party will be held at Vermillion, an art gallery/wine bar.
SATURDAY, 9/22/12 at 12 Noon, Wendy Hinman at the EDMONDS BOOKSHOP:
Come hear “Tightwads on the Loose: A Seven Year Pacific Odyssey” author Wendy Hinman talk about her zany adventures aboard a 31-foot sailboat at Edmonds Bookshop (111 5th Ave South, Edmonds, WA 98020).
**TO BE RESCHEDULED** Tuesday 9/25/12 at 7:00pm, Ballard Writers Jam: Words that Stick:
at Egan’s Ballard Jam House, 1707 NW Market Street, 98107. Join us for our fourth installment of live storytelling (no notes, unpublished works). Storytellers to be announced. Check out podcasts of our past storytellers here.
Thursday 9/13/12 at 6:00pm “It’s About Time” Writers Reading Series:
Readers: Bethany Reid, Iraj Mohebalian, Leigh Clifton Goodwin, and Jack Remick on the Writer’s Craft. This event, now in its 22nd year in Seattle, is held the Second Thursday of every month at the Ballard Branch Library (5614 NW 22nd Street). Each event begins with a Writer’s Craft presentation and also features three readers. Three minute open mic opportunities. More information on past and upcoming readings is available at www.itsaboutimewriters.homestead.com or on Facebook. Time: 6 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Upcoming 2012 Dates: October 11, November 8