• 650-Word True Stories

  • By: Read650
  • Podcast
  • Summary

  • Read650 is a literary forum promoting established and emerging writers through curated live and digital performances celebrating the spoken word. It’s a high-quality platform for true personal stories—two pages and 650 words long, read aloud by the writer before an audience. Read650 places a strong emphasis on the craft of writing—word choices, sentence structures, the arc of the narrative. Our submission-based events are developed around broad themes that invite a wide range of expression. An editorial committee curates and sequences the content of each show and, where necessary, our editors collaborate with writers to further refine their work.
    2021 Read650, a 501©(3) nonprofit literary arts organization.
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Episodes
  • On Mothers

    May 5 2021
    25 mins
  • Counterpoint • Baptizing John Coltrane • Over the Rainbow • One Question, Three Answers

    Apr 30 2021
    25 mins
  • Paul the Resonator

    Apr 29 2021
    6 mins

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