Upcoming Appearance: June 23, L’Anse, Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College


My part in this will be a 20-30 minute talk on some of the technical aspects of fiction writing.  

(Not too technical or I wouldn't be able to figure it out...)


You are invited to Minwaajimo--Telling a Good Story, A Gathering of
Creative Writers from 2-9 pm on Friday, June 23, 2017.

The event is free and open to the public, hosted by Keweenaw Bay
Ojibwa Community College with the support from the Michigan Council
for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the Copper Country Community Arts

Our keynote speaker, Kimberly M. Blaeser (UWM Professor, Anishinaabe
Poet, and 2015-2016 Wisconsin Poet Laureate) will present on "Humor
and Disobediance in Writing."

This event also features Michigan authors: Chat Faries, Denise Sweet,
Janeen Pergein Rastall, Joseph Heywood, Rebecca Frost, Russell
Thorburn, and Sally Brunk.

Other events include a public open mic; genre-specific workshops; book
sales and signing; author Q and A; food and mingling; Ojibwa culture;
and tours of Michigan collections.

For more information, see the Facebook event page:
bit.ly/Minwaajimo2017. Click the going or interested button to follow
the event and to get updates. Browse the postings for more info about
the authors, events, and times.

Or call 906-524-8307 or email Jesse Koenig at jkoenig@kbocc.edu.

And, of course, we are always accepting donations to the Michigan
Authors' and the S.R. Covieo Michigan Poets' Collections. Donations
can be dropped off or mailed to MI Authors or MI poets Donations,
KBOCC, 770 N. Main St., L'Anse, MI, 49946.