As the Buncombe County Region Rep for North Carolina Writers’ Network, I host a monthly writers’ meetup at the Battery Park Book Exchange & Champagne Bar (Grove Arcade, 1 Page Ave., Asheville). The group meets the first Wednesday of each month, 6-7:30 p.m. Networking, speakers and quarterly open mic readings. All interested writers are welcome, and the gathering is free.
• I’ll be the Observer in Residence at online arts and culture forum HOLLER, Jan. 15-19.
• The Literary Circus returns to The Asheville Fringe Arts Festival! Details: