Hey everyone! Hope y’all had a great Thanksgiving! With the passing of this holiday, December is quickly approaching, so here is the monthly events article! This article consists of a list of 10 free writing events in Michigan, yeah you read that right, they’re all FREE. As usual, please comment on this article if you attend these, or any other events not listed! We’d love to hear from you!
1st – Beyond Breakthroughs Vision Board Party – Detroit
While this isn’t exactly a writing event, creating a vision board can help you visualize the settings and overall feel of whatever piece of writing you’re working on, whether it’s a novel, short story, or even a poem! Check out more details through the link!
2nd – Novel Revelry: “The Big Sleep” Raymond Chandler – Ann Arbor
This little book club is perfect for anyone who is looking for a sense of community! This month, they are discussing the book “The Big Sleep” by Raymond Chandler! Click the link for more information!
3rd – How to Quiet the Inner Critic – Ann Arbor
Jeannie Ballew will be giving this awesome presentation all about how to deal with your inner critic, and get back to writing! With different activities and snacks, this is jammed packed! More information is available on their MeetUp!
5th – Open Mic Poetry – Farmington Hills
It’s exactly what the name says! Come share your poetry at the Open Mic Poetry night, or just listen! Click the link for more info!
6th – Pagodaville Book Release – Kalamazoo
Ellen Bennett will be celebrating the release of her new book, “Pagodaville”. It’s sure to be a memorable event! More info through the link!
7th – Critical Studies Writing Worshop – Bloomfield Hills
This event will look into a variety of topics, provided on the Eventbrite link that’s listed below, and a writing workshop, all presented by John Corso, author of “New Subjectivities in Fiber Art and Craft: Shadows of Affect”
13 – YA Book Club – December Read – The Fearless – Goodrich
The Cottage Used Bookstore Book Club will be discussing “The Fearless” by Emma Pass. This book club focuses on YA (Young Adult) Novels, but welcomes all ages! Click the link for more info!
16th – Meet & Greet: Welcome Writers & Filmmakers – Dearborn
This is a great event to go and network at! Meet tons of writers, filmmakers, and many more professionals! Through the link is more information!
19th – Author – Book signing and story telling. Wild Shot. – Cheboygan
This book signing will feature Andy Lieber, the author of “Wild Shot”, his book is about traveling the world and his experiences with Olympic athletes! Don’t miss this cool event!
22nd – Author Signing: Mark Stormzand, Stormy Outside: The Adventures And Misadventures Of A Forester & His Dog – Traverse City
Mark Stormzand will be discussing and signing copies of his book, “Stormy Outside: The Adventures And Misadventures Of A Forester & His Dog”! This is sure top be a fun and lighthearted event! Click that link to see more information!
Have a great December everyone, and good luck on all your Black Friday shopping!