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College Years

Here’s a recording of our September 2014 show. The theme was College Years. Readers included Erin Watson, Dana Norris, Genny Ramos, JH Palmer, and Brandy Agerbeck. 9 more words



If you’re like me you’ve spent the better part of this tender, young new year engrossed in binge watching entire seasons of shows that you never had the chance to watch (I know I’m late to the OITNB bandwagon, but MY GOD!) and decompressing from the craziness of the holidays. 106 more words

Three Moments At CWC 2014 That I Can't Get Out of My Head

I must miss fall’s back-to-school vibes because I attended not one, but TWO writers conferences this season: Chicago Writers Conference and Prairie Writer’s and Illustrator’s Day. 647 more words

Writing Life

Will you write the next great episode of PleasureTown?

PleasureTown, the critically acclaimed WBEZ radio drama produced by Erin Kahoa and Keith Ecker, is holding a special episode writing contest. Will you write the next great episode of  212 more words


Liz Baudler reviews You're Being Ridiculous

They’ve got heart, these storytellers. That was the impression I came away with from the inaugural night of You’re Being Ridiculous at Mary’s Attic just above Hamburger Mary’s. 1,009 more words


Everything is Tariff-ic About Our May Lineup!

Treat yourself to a tariff-ic night of essays at a tariff-ic venue (The Book Cellar) on Monday, May 19th at 7pm. These writers are sure to give tariff-ic performances (this is the only tariff joke we can think of so we’re really getting our money’s worth out of it): 395 more words

Essay Fiesta

Our July Lineup Will Storm Your Fortresses

We’re only a few days away from a wicked post-Bastille Day hangover. After you’ve re-hydrated and eaten a stack of French Toast, come to the… 385 more words