Past Word Festivals/Events
Put on by Human Error Publishing

2012 was the first Valentine Word

2013 Date was February 10th

Valentine Word is opportunities for anyone to read a poem, prose, etc on Love and/or Heartbreak, slots will be 5 minutes, you can read more then once after everyone has had a chance to read. There will be tables of local writers books and a few local artists will be showing their art work for sale....for that loved one or yourself. Food and Drinks will be available for purchase. Check back for more details, and spread the word, Will be collecting donations $1 to $5. Will be posting info as it comes available. See you there.

Wendell's Annual Memorial Day Word
Happen for 4 years

September / October

North Quabbin Garlic & Arts Festival

For the last 3 years Human Error Publishing
Produced a Word Stage
In the Woods

have 12 minute
slots max
Between 11 & 4:00

To lear more about the Garlic & Arts Festival click here

To Donate to Human Error Publishing to put on this word stage click here


Greenfield Annual Word Festival
2014 was it's 5th Year

Click here for the Official web site

Sunday December Word

The Hope & Olive December Word has happen four years in a row

Working on a new December Venue

How it worked
Readings starts at 3
For those who haven't made it
These have been great celebrations of writers and many writing groups
Hope and Olive severs Sunday Brunch from 10 to 2 and then Dinner at 5

Many used the event to have brunch or dinner with their favor writers or writing group
There will be drinks, coffee, beer, wine, and soup will be available during the reading
Please plan to arrive by 2:45 for we will start on time at 3
3 minutes slots

We hope join us for this celebration / gathering
To listen and meet new and old writer friends

I am now accepting request for those who want to read

Contact me, your name goes on a card
When you arrived your name goes into the hat
Names are then pick from the hat
Some people signed up at the door
So there is no scheduling of times, you are there for the event
People who contact me have first option to read over those who sign up at the door
Last year everyone got to read, there is no guarantee (Last year some people didn't show so those who signed up at the door got to read and everyone fit in the time we had)

I look forward to closing out a great year
of poetry and spoken word
With poetry and spoken word, good food, refreshments and good company
Hope to see you there
and Hear from you
to read

Please pass this on to any other writers you know

I have included a map below

Hope & Olive
44 Hope Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
Phone: 413-774-3150
If you come for brunch let them know you are there for the poetry celebration

Annual Events
Please Check in, for dates change Year to Year

To see past event click here