Antigone Books- Pima Writers Workshop & Hear Author David Joiner LOTUSLAND


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Issue: #155
May 6, 2015

Upcoming Events
Previously announced: Friday, May 15 at 7 PM:  Michelle Tea, author of How to Grow Up: A Memoir (Plume, $16.00)[more]

Friday, May 22 at 7 PM: Join us to hearDavid Joiner author of the new novel,Lotusland (Guernica, $25.00). Nathan Monroe is a 28-year-old American living in Saigon who falls in love with a poor but talented Vietnamese painter. When he fails to protect their love from herdesperate chase for a better life in America, his safety net appears in the form of Anthony, an old domineering  friend in Hanoi who hires Nathan at his real estate firm. Only much later does Nathan discover that Anthony has intended all along for him to take over his job and family so that he, too, can escape and start his life over in America.

Pima Writers’ Workshop Thurs 5/28 – Sun 5/31
Are you a writer?  You might want to consider this opportunity!  Authors and literary agents from across the country will come to Pima Community College at the end of this month for the 27th annual Pima Writers’ Workshop.
The three and a half day workshop features readings, manuscript consultations and lectures.
The Pima Writers’ Workshop is for all writers, beginning and experienced,” said Meg Files, the PCC West Campus writing instructor organizing the event.  “The workshop offers opportunities to talk and consult with professional writers and agents, as well as to write.”
Link to PDF with more info here.

Cost is $150.00
You can register by phone at (520) 206-6468
For more Information, contact:
Meg Files, Pima Writers’ Workshop Director
(520) 206-6084. E-mail:

Mindfulness Book Group
For the month of May, the Mindfulness Book Group will be reading and discussing From Mindfulness to Heartfulness, by Dr. Alane Daugherty (Balboa Press $19.99)

NOTE: This month the group will be meeting on the
5th Sunday – May 31st – at 2PM

Most of us live our lives worn out with stress, anxiety, and emotional chaos.  From Mindfulness to Heartfulness offers another path.
It invites you on your own transformative journey to live life at your fullest capacity. It will show you how you have become who you are, and it will offer you a blueprint for change. It will show you that love, compassion, and connection are trainable and allow you to tap into your deepest potential. It will show you that healing is possible through heartfulness for yourself, and it will demonstrate the transformative power of every moment.

 Book Group Selections are 10% Off

for one full Month Before the Meeting.

Antigone Books | 411 N. 4th Ave | Tucson | AZ | 85705

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