Tag: pittsburgh literature

Achievements unlocked; Venue Change; Sprout Fund Approves Funding to HAHH

If a year ago, someone told me the Hour After Happy Hour would run out of space at The Big Idea Bookstore, I probably would have said nothing, or erhmmm, and then kept walking – because I’m kind of shy.  But if (in this completely unrealistic scenario) this ominous, portent-filled, & garrulous individual added that HAHH had been awarded a SEED…

Deadline for AHHR extended through February

Update:  The After Happy Hour Review received over 40 stories and poems since we announced our call for submissions last October, but as a team, the editors concluded not enough material had been submitted to create a publication. If you haven’t heard back from us regarding your recent submission, that does not mean that you’ve been rejected or accepted, but…

Reading Assembled; Submissions welcome! – 1/1/14

I don’t think any of us can effectively express the heartfelt  gratitude (at least I can’t) to everyone who supported and shared in our first reading last Thursday, December 12 at Assemble.  Approximately 70 people attended. The cookie table was well populated.  Thank you to all the group members who went above and beyond to ensure the reading went as…

Tripping on Pistachios

Before I get into the recaps. I really want to let you know you should come to our first reading – it’s going to be a blast .- https://www.facebook.com/events/441058106013846/ Two weeks ago our minds were smashed open by submissions from Mike Lambert and Gina Bacola. Mike’s fifth submission to the group continued his novel “Young People” and we were introduced to…

What happened last month?

I felt guilty when I missed a recap four weeks ago, I’ll be damned if I miss this one too, and so I’ll just have to be extra quick on the both of our May workshops if I’m ever to assuage my everlasting catholic guilt.  On May 16th, The Hour After Happy Hour read some excellent poetry submissions from Dean…