• Some Twin Cities MN Events, Oct 2015

    From Dan Goodman@21:1/5 to All on Thu Sep 24 21:15:01 2015
    Some Twin Cities spec-fic related events, October 2015

    ESP Speculative Fiction Writer's Meetup
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015
    7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
    Davannis Pizza and Hot Hoagies -- East Side
    310 White Bear Ave, Saint Paul, MN

    We're back in the party room with our manuscripts, pizzas and
    hoagies.... There will be a general discussion based on the ubiquitous
    online versions of "Writer's Rules". Everyone is invited to bring a
    "rule" from one of the lists for consideration and maybe debate!

    We will accept three submissions for critique--first come, first served.
    The guidelines are:

    The Not-So Silent Planet: A Speculative Open-Mic
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015
    8:00 PM to 10:30 PM
    Kieran's Irish Pub
    85 6th Street N, Minneapolis, MN (edit map)
    ABOUT THE SHOW: Have you ever imagined a world whose laws of physics
    differ from our own? Welcome to the Twin Cities’ first open-mic
    dedicated to speculative fiction: fantasy, sci-fi, supernatural horror,
    or anachronistic interpretations of myth! Sign up for 5-7 minutes, and
    tell us about a place of which we’ve never dreamt.
    VENUE/TIME/TICKETS: Taking place at Kieran’s Irish Pub, 85 N 6th St, Minneapolis
    Doors and sign-up at 8pm, show at 8:30pm
    Tickets are on a $5-$10 sliding scale, $3 with a Fringe button. http://www.wordsprout.org/the-not-so-silent-planet-a-speculative-open-mic.html

    Tuesday, October 20th, 2015: feature performer TIM UREN
    Tuesday, November 17th, 2015: feature performer ROB CALLAHAN
    Tuesday, January 19th, 2016: feature performer TIM WICK
    Tuesday, February 16th, 2016: feature performer BEN SAN DEL
    Tuesday, March 15th, 2016: feature performer JOSHUA ENGLISH SCRIMSHAW
    Tuesday, April 19th, 2016: feature performer TBD
    Tuesday, June 21st, 2016: feature performer MICHAEL MERRIAM

    Speculations Reading Series with Michael Merriam
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015
    6:15 PM to 7:45 PM
    DreamHaven Books
    2301 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN
    Michael will be reading at DreamHaven Books as part of the Speculative
    Reading Series. The reading will run from 6:30-7:45 p.m. with a Q & A
    session and a brief reception and autographing. By 8:00 p.m. Michael
    will adjourn somewhere with food and drinks for general hanging out.
    October 28th, 2015.
    Dan Goodman
    Minnesota Nice or else

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