Stardust Video & Coffee’s featured presenter this month is Rachel Kolman, the current writer in residence at the Kerouac House. Rachel is a nonfiction writer and freelancer currently living in Philadelphia. Her essays and articles have been published widely across the web, appearing in Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Bustle, Her Story, Autofocus, Sinkhole, Tech Viral, and others. She also has fiction in Ghost Parachute, Other Orlandos, Whiskey Paper, Bodega Literary Magazine, and Unmanned Press. Rachel is an editor, teacher, and literary community enthusiast, participating in as many events, readings, conferences, guest lectures, and seminars as she can, sharing her writing and experience building a freelancing career over the last eight years.
For more info, visit: https://www.kerouacproject.org/writers
Here’s the rest of the scoop…
~Admission is free. There is no cover charge or fee of any kind.
~Newbies or seasoned veterans welcome. There’s no experience or skill level required. Come in and share some of your work, whether it’s an essay, short story, poetry, part of a novel, radio play, screenplay, or limericks.
~Please keep your reading/presentation to 5 or 6 minutes (or about 1,000 words). After that, we throw things. No, really.
~A sign-up sheet is available starting at 7:00 PMish. Mingle for a few minutes, grab some beverages if you like. The food menu is currently limited.
~If you don’t want to read, you don’t have to — you can chill and listen and support your fellow writers.
Covid Note: We encourage ALL attendees to be vaxxed and boosted. We will have extra masks available for those who need them. Hand sanitizer will also be available, as well as alcohol wipes for cleaning mics.
Stardust Video & Coffee was founded in 1970 and home of some & the trust of all: quasi-healthy food, beer, wine, spirits, mysticism, 10,000+/- internationally minded works of cinema (in two formats), a chapel, doors as tables, bathroom yoga, a photo booth, art shows, poetry from the modern talkies, fliers from around town, loose leaf teas, free www, parking lot bingo, a state of the art community bike rack, page of the day- weekly, liquid sugar, ice coffee, live music, live noise, unemployed apples, arguments, vespas & mopeds, baristas of mercy, we need a comedy night, waffles, quarterly grand-ma bazaars & dancing goats.