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Writers Night Out in August

August 1, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Writers Night Out at Forbes Library with D.K. McCutchen

Writers Night Out at Forbes Library with D.K. McCutchenJoin us on Tuesday, August 1, 6:00-8:00pm for Writers Night Out with featured writer D.K. McCutchen at Forbes Library.

No registration required. If you want to participate in Open Mic and read, please sign up by 5:50pm. Ten names will be randomly selected. Each reader will have five minutes. The second half of the evening showcases our Featured Reader.

Masks are not currently required for indoor events. Please wear a mask if you would like to exercise caution.

Hosted by Jacqueline Sheehan, Rick Paar and Beth Filson.

Sponsored by Valley Home Improvement

Jellyfish Dreaming PRBio: D.K. McCutchen lives on a river with two brilliant daughters and a flightless Kiwi. Publications include LGBTQIA-friendly gender-bender-post-apocalyptic-speculative-fiction, JELLYFISH DREAMING (JFD), winner of the 2022 Leapfrog Press Global Fiction Prize with publication in the US & UK. WHALE ROAD, a Kiriyama Prize Notable Book & Pushcart nominee about sailing with whale researchers through the South Pacific, also has an update forthcoming with JackLeg Press Oct. 16, 2023. She’s published short work in Fourth Genre, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Rosebud, Identity Theory, LCRW and others, and is currently working on JFD’s companion novel ICE, winner of a Speculative Literature Foundation grant.


August 1, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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