meet twice a month to workshop members' short stories, novel chapters, and personal essays. Send a writing sample of no more than 10,000 words with a brief statement on why you want to join to
NSL is an open mic showcasing music and poetry attracting local, regional as well as national talent. Early arrival is recommended. Thursdays, 9pm-12mid. 11th Street Station, 1050 E. 11th. $6.
Austin Poetry Slam Tuesdays, 8pm. Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth, 480-9562. Ruta Maya Poetry Tuesdays, 6-9pm. 1209 S. First. Spoken & Heard Sundays, 7-10pm. Kick Butt Coffee, 5775 Airport #725, 454-5425.
Nonprofit organization for women, offering monthly reading and writing circles and more, in North, Central, and South Austin.