Nagoya Writes

June 3, 2012

May Review

Filed under: Open Reading Minutes — show1miyamura @ 7:19 am

May 2012

May’s Reading had a good theme of the mysteries of being on the road.
Six readers gathered for our literary circle .
There was good useful talk between the Readings
for listeners to learn more about the works presented.

The Open Reading:

Vash Bandy ( USA )
prose ~Dinosaurs at the bottom on the stairs ~
Monsters like acne, homework and belly lint, always return.

Paul Binford ( USA )
prose  ~ Police Protocol ~
Well officer, does that have anything to do with why you stopped me?

Tim Chambers ( USA )
prose       ~ Banana Republic Blues~
She flashed a smile that looked like a rusted radiator.

Albert Sussler ( USA )
prose      ~ What do you get from making whoopee~
Creating physical contact though ‘skin-ship’
prose     ~ Kyoto Cycle ~
I could still hear the shakuhachi music waif though the forest
when the wind bent his notes towards me.
prose     ~ What makes Japan a good cycle trekking Country~
Any river side or coast line is a public area and if done
non- conspicuously is fine to camp in.

Paul Durant ( USA ) *de’but
prose   ~ Carl Salinitro ~
I already violated every rule in the first paragraph, I guess that
is why I work in a bank.

Brett Hack ( USA )
prose      ~ The Night is a short walk fast maiden ~
( translation of  ‘Yoruga mijikashi arukeyo otome’ )
The wolf seems like a sexual predator as does the leering shepard
who knows his sheep.
prose  ~ Grocery Store Romance Amalgamation ~
When life ordains that you must send your fist on a visit to a nearby
human cheek.

The Critic was canceled do to lack of submissions.
Please get your work to Vash’s e-mail by June 26th. The critics are well
worth it. They are done in a honest and thoughtful way.

Coming up:

July  1st
Open Readings will start at 4:00 P.M.
The Writer’s Critique will be start at 2:00
at Mondo Books in Kamimaizu

If you have original work you would like critiqued at the next workshop, please
Contact Vash by June 26th

Site: Mondo Books is a used bookstore and lounge, on the second story
building next to the Bank of Nagoya just two blocks east from Kamimaizu station,
Thanks staff of Mondo for our venue.

Each Reading takes everyone’s effort. Each month we are able to continue
this long tradition. Thank you all. Keep writing, don’t work as a lone wolf, join us.
Your creativity is appreciated.

Looking forward to our next Open Reading,

Help to spread the word.
Albert Sussler

quote: ~Are you suggesting coconuts migrate? ~Monty Python The Holy Grail.


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