January 2014 Open Reading Review
The start was subdued with only three readers. Shoichi joined us as audience. The mood soon changed.
In the two hours we did several rounds of readings. Each person doing one piece then the next taking turn.
We covered much material and with many laughs. The time flew by.
Brett Hack ( USA )
prose ~ Pachinko ~
Pachinko requires that the player hold a deathly stillness for the duration of
prose ~ Grocery Romance Acclamation ~
Power money fame all that shit comes from a working dick.
Isabelle Dunnett ( UK )
shaggy dog story ~ The Flounder ~
That couldn’t be the whole story.
prose ~ Darwin’s Dragons 1 ~
If one could see the future, it would be incredibly easy not to be found.
prose ~ Darwin’s Dragons 2~
Her Paranoia had grown so much that she barely knew how to step outside
without being engulfed by fear.
Albert Sussler ( USA )
joke ~ Studying a second lesson ~
On the table was a feast of senbe and rice ball, more than the mice had
shaggy dog story ~ The Throne ~
It was such a fine throne that the king could not refuse it though he already
prose ~ Omikuji ~
When I got back to the house I compared it to the ones before and was
shocked when I found the Omikuji to be identical to the last year I had just
February 23rd: Sunday
Open Reading: from 1:00 ~ 3:00P.M.
At the Kameshima Community Center.
After the reading we confirmed the organizer and web site manager for this new year.
I and Shoichi will continue as before. We are still in need of a workshop organizer
and publicist. All your input is appreciated to keep Open Readings alive.
Each person gives a special energy and uniqueness to our exchange. We welcome your
efforts and spice. Do join us at our next event.
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