Human Error Publishing produces the Greenfield Annual Word Festival- Celebrating it's fifth year.
This year's dates for 2014 are Tuesday October 21st through Sunday October 26th, 6 days of WORDs in downtown Greenfield, MA.
If you want to take part in the festival as a writer contact firstname.lastname@example.org There are still some slots available and there is a list for cancellations.
If you want to be apart of the Book Fair contact email@example.com
The Book Fair will take place at the Ocean Grill & Steak House in the Banquet room and will be open any time there is a venue there.
Here is this years program book with the schedule which is due to have changes.
Here's a recent article in The Recorder
Here's a quick over view of the festival schedule check the program book for actual venues, map of where the venues are and the writers.
Tuesday Oct. 21
Opening Night Show @ 6:30 at the Ocean Grill & Steak House, Greenfield, MA
Doors open at 6:00
Show starts at 6:30 ends at 9:000
Opening night show is a celebration of Human Error Publishing's Third Tuesdays which is in it's 8th year.
5 minute slots
There are many writers signed up check the program book
Walkins can also have a 5 minute slot with the remaining time
Who gets a 5 minute slot is decided by a draw of the hat
Your name is put in a hat.
if you name is picked you have a 5 minute slot.
Until we run out of the allotted time.
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.. 22- @ 6:30 at the Ocean Grill & Steak House, Greenfield, MA
The Mole - a night of storytelling - 5 minute true stories, no notes, voting by the whole audience where the Mole winner will be decided. This is full, you can sign up to be on a list in case of a cancellation
Thursday Oct.. 23 - There are 5 venues staring at 6:30 to 8:00 throughout downtown Greenfield, with 7 writers, poets at each venue.
Then at 8:30 a show at the Ocean Grill & Steak House, Greenfield, MA
Friday Oct.. 24 - There are 5 venues staring at 7:00 to 8:30 throughout downtown Greenfield, with 7 writers, poets at each venue.
With a 9:00 show at the Ocean Grill & Steak House, Greenfield, MA
Saturday Oct.. 25 - There are 5 venues starting at 2:30 and continuing throughout the day (2:30 to 3:30 - 4:00 to 5:00 - Dinner break - 7:00 to 8:30.
There will be a book fair throughout the festival where you can hang with some of the amazing small presses and authors. Anyone interested in having a table at the book fair contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This festival is Free to participate in, for writers and as an audience member attending the earlier shows. The last shows of each night a donation will be asked for.
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. donation
There are many amazingly talented writers and this festival along with other festivals produced by Human Error Publishing, creates many venues for being inspired and enjoying Words. Check out Human Error Publishing.
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.