company_partyIt’s that time of year again, so throw on some cool duds, your best writer glasses and prepare to party, Pad style!


Enjoy holiday-themed stories by successful writers DC Pierson and other members of LA’s literary glitterati. Rub elbows with Writing Pad luminaries and instructors, celebrate, and kiss someone under a copy of “For Whom The Bell Tolls.” Yowsa!


It’s a great chance to reconnect with old friends and make new ones, and for some, to meet that special literary somebody before the end of the year.


Performers: DC Pierson, Jim Gavin, Cole Kazdin
Friday, December 5, 2014
8:00-10:30 PM
Cost: $10 (includes snacks and drinks)
Location: Track 16 Gallery, 3571 Hayden Ave, Culver City, CA 90232





DC Pierson is a comedian, author, and actor. His first novel, “The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep And Never Had To” (Vintage Contemporary) won an Alex Award for adult books with special appeal for teen readers from the American Library Association. His second book, “Crap Kingdom” was published March...Read More »


Cole Kazdin’s essays and stories have been published in The New York Times Modern Love column, Salon, Yoga Journal, Smith Magazine, ABC News and featured on NPR as part of The Moth Radio Hour. She is a three-time Moth GrandSLAM champion and storyteller in Los Angeles. Her essays...Read More »


Jim Gavin is the author of “Middle Men” (Simon & Schuster). His fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Zoetrope, Esquire, Slice, The Mississippi Review, and ZYZZYVA. He lives in Los Angeles.

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