Human Error Publishing produces the Greenfield Annual Word Festival- Celebrating it's Sixth year.

This year's dates for 2015 are Tuesday October 20st through Sunday October 25th, 6 days of WORDs in downtown Greenfield, MA.

If you want to take part in the festival as a writer contact paul@humanerrorpublishing.com

If you want to be apart of the Book Fair contact paul@humanerrorpublishing.com
The Book Fair / Book Store will take place during the festival.

Venues so far for 2015 are:
1) Replay
2) Solar Store of Greenfield
3) Greenfield TV / Radio Station
4) The Greenfield Gallery
5) The Recorder
6) Our main venue the Arts Block

The Arts Block will be our main headquaters for the festival, please come out and support
the new owners.

Here is this years program book, please check Venues / Schedules for the latest updates for there have been changes since the program book was printed

Here's a quick over view of the 2015 festival schedule.

Tuesday Oct. 20 - 7:00 to 9:30
Opening Night Show at The Arts Block
Opening night show is a celebration of Human Error Publishing's Third Tuesdays which is in it's 9th year.

We have a number of writers who have committed to present their work. See venues / schedule. Walk in writers are put in a hat and names are picked
if your name is picked you have a 5 minute slot.
Until we run out of the allotted time after everyone who has signed up. There is still time to sign up if you want to be certain to have a slot.

As an Audience member you will be treated to the amazing and diverse talent of our local Writing community. many of whom travel nationally with their writing and you will hear from nationally know writers who are coming to the festival.

Wednesday Oct.. 21 - 7:00 to 10:00
At the Arts Block

The Mole - a night of storytelling - 5 minute true stories, no notes, no props, voting by the whole audience where the Mole winner will be decided.

Thursday Oct.. 22 - At the Arts Block - One evening show doors open at 6:30 the show starts at 7:00 - Hosting a venue in support of the Beat Poetry Festival that occures around the country - Everyone is encouraged to bring a poem of their favorite Beat writer and will have a chance to read that poem. Also there will be featured writers who will read their own work that they feel was influenced by the Beats.

Friday Oct.. 23 - 7:00 to 8:30 6 venues throughout downtown Greenfield, with 5 - 7 writers, poets at each venue.

1) Replay
2) Solar Store of Greenfield
3) Greenfield TV / Radio Station
4) The Greenfield Gallery
5) The Recorder
6) Our main venue the Arts Block

One 9:00 show at the Arts Block

Saturday Oct.. 24 -

2:00 and continuing to 5:00 - At the Arts Block - and Book Fair
There are many writers signed up check venues / schedule
There is the possibility for walkin writers to be put in a hat that names will be pick for open slots that arise. This will be a great afternoon of many writers, variety is the spice of life... also there will be an on going book fair where you can find many of the writers at the festival publications for sale.. Come enjoy the words and support local writers....

Dinner break

7:00 to 8:30 6 venues

1) Replay
2) Solar Store of Greenfield
3) Greenfield TV / Radio Station
4) The Greenfield Gallery
5) The Recorder
6) Our main venue the Arts Block

Then one last show at 9:00 at the Arts Block

Sunday Oct.. 25 - Starting at 2:00 to 5:00 final show and Book Fair at the Arts Block

There are many writers signed up check venues / schedule
There is the possibility for walkin writers to be put in a hat that names will be pick for open slots that arise. This will be a great afternoon of many writers, variety is the spice of life... also there will be an on going book fair where you can find many of the writers at the festival publications for sale.. Come enjoy the words and support local writers....


Other Details
There will be a book fair throughout the festival at where you can hang with some of the amazing small presses and authors. Anyone interested in having a table at the book fair contact paul@humanerrorpublishing.com.

This festival is Free to participate in, for writers and as an audience member attending. We do ask for donations at the shows at the Arts Block.

If you would want to help with the funding of this festival which is the only way this festival can continue, yes now is the time. To help support the festival, check out our donation page for all the different options, Thanks for your support. and donation

There are many amazingly talented writers at this festival along with other festivals produced by Human Error Publishing. HEP creates many venues and opportunities for being inspired and enjoying Words. Check out Human Error Publishing.

Here is last years program book with last years schedule.

Here's last years article in The Recorder

This site will be updated regularly right up to and throughout the festival, so please stop back and tell your friends and we hope to see you there.