June 20th, 2017
7:30 – 9:30pm at COlliDE ATX
On June 20th we present BUDDY SYSTEM. Seth Meeks and Felix host Morgan ho Austin’s busiest and most charming marine scientist/writer: Juli Berward, historical fiction savant and swole dude in both mind and body: Nick Wade and Austin’s dandelion muse of musical delights: Daisy O’Connor
FREE at that east side mecca of all the things: COLLiDE ATX
Half reading, half gameshow, all fun.
June 17th, 2017
7:30 – 10:00 pm at The New Movement
Boom is not your normal storytelling show. Boom will remind us that whether you’re behind a camera, using a pen or in front of a microphone we are always telling stories.
This months theme: The Ride of Your Life
Featuring stories from:
Hal Karp (Risk! Storytelling, “Tickled” HBO documentary)
Yamina Khouane (Artistic Director at The New Movement, Fuck This Week)
Sharon Mays (Restaurant owner, Baby Greens)
Felix Morgan (Writer, journalist, host of Poison Pen ATX)
Abigail Rose (Singer, dancer, actress)
Hosted by Roy Lazorwitz and Eric Alan Rousseau
$5 at the door!
May 23, 2017
7:30 – 9:30 at COLLiDE ATX
Poison Pen: Celebrating Life’s little f*cked up moments.
On May 23 Poison Pen presents: SAFE WORD. Poison Pen is a literary event that reaches beyond the written word to explore creative work with Austin’s best artists of all kinds. Join hosts Seth Meeks and Felix Morganfor a night of creativity, trivia, giveaways, and only slightly naughty fun.
Half reading, half gameshow, all fun!
April 25, 2017
7:30 -9:00 pm at Collide ATX
Hosted by Felix Morgan and Seth Meeks, sponsored by Dunlap ATX and COLLiDE atx, come join us for an evening of intriguing speakers, readers, monthly themes, and a GIVEAWAY for audience participation! So excited to bring this to you! FREE to attend!
More details and RSVP here
April 16, 2017
2-3pm at Malvern Books
Join us as Massachusetts-based author Yarrow Paisley makes his Texas debut with a reading from his first full-length collection of narrations, I, No Other. Paisley’s absurdist narratives are somewhat in the spirit of, and absolutely as contrast to, the work of Rimbaud. Their pain is as vital as their delight. Joining Yarrow will be Austin-based writer Felix Morgan.
Yarrow Paisley’s first full-length collection, I, No Other is a cerebral defibrillator you forgot had been implanted until it routinely—and unexpectedly—shocks you back to life. They may hurt at times, the jolts of these agitations, but it is a vital hurt. With a cast of narrators on the brink of discovery in all its forms, I, No Other collects Yarrow Paisley’s most exquisite absurdist interludes.
“Yarrow Paisley is an exciting new author in the field of literary speculative fiction, because his stories have fascinating originality, disturbing atmosphere and captivating strangeness.” —RisingShadow
Felix Morgan is an online dating consultant, professor, and journalist writing for publications including The Austin Chronicle, Birth. Movies. Death, The American Genius, and Nuclear Salad. She has an almost doctoral degree from Texas Tech University where she specialized in research on people’s relationships with fictional characters. Her fiction and poetry has been published by Lucky Dark, Awst Press, and Tallow Eider Quarterly. She lives in Austin with her two warrior-princess-ninja-superhero daughters and some other wild animals.
More details and RSVP here
April 11, 2017
8-10pm at Home Slice Pizza
At this adults-only monthly event inspired by NYC’s The Moth, talented storytellers riff on a theme. For April, our storytellers are giving us true-to-life tales on the theme A FACE ONLY A MOTHER COULD LOVE. We’ve got double emcees: Felix Morgan and Seth Meeks. Our awesome storytellers include Kris Kovach, Jay Reynolds, Samuel Rosen, and Chris Dammert. Plenty of beer and wine and a lot of great people.
$10 at the door! You’ll want to grab a slice at More Home Slice Pizza next door and get your seat.
All proceeds benefit Austin Bat Cave’s free writing programs for kids. More details here.
April 4, 2017
7:30 – 10:00pm at The North Door
Hot damn! Join Owen Egerton along with writer/comic/all-around-ass-kicker Nicole Beckley, travel-dragon and word-wrestler Caroline Costello, OPS winner Ryan Winkler, and the melodic master of music Stephanie Macias of Little Bear, and local author and journalist Felix Morgan.
Doors at 7, show at 7:30.
Quick readings, slow drinking – a hell of a good night. More details and RSVP here.
February 21, 2017
8pm-10pm Home Slice Pizza
Love conquers all! At this adults-only monthly event inspired by NYC’s The Moth, talented storytellers riff on a theme. We took a break last week to let you lovebirds enjoy your Valentine’s Day. We’re back this month with our storytellers giving us true-to-life tales on the theme LOVE IS LOVE.
One of our storytellers, Jami Shofner is pulling double duty and emceeing for the night!
You’ll want to grab a slice at More Home Slice Pizza next door and get your seat.
All proceeds benefit Austin Bat Cave’s free writing programs for kids.