The following short story was presented at the Jersey City Writers’ monthly genre event–Whiskey Saloon. Please enjoy. On the third day I knew we were going to die. My captors seemed to know it too. Their pugnacious expressions had changed to something softer, wider-eyed. I tried to keep my own eyes closed as much […]
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Whiskey Saloon, the upcoming Genre Night on September 10th, will be featuring Denny Daniel and his ...
Anyone who has ever shared his fiction with others has known the crushing despair of a bad review. ...
For a special Genre Night in October, Jersey City Writers is looking for micro-fiction that will make our skin crawl. The meme “Creepypasta” came out of “Copy/Paste” as people started to copy and paste short horror stories and spread them across the internet. They are written like urban legends, personal anecdotes or as instructions for a dark ritual that […]
This genre night, Jersey City Writers hits the dusty trail with the Western genre and all its colorful sub-genres. We will consider all sub-genres of Western: Classical Western, Weird Western, Space Opera, Neo-Western, Acid Western, Revisionist Western, Spaghetti Western and more. We want to give Jersey City a taste of dueling desperados, wild horses, saloon girls, […]
On July 3, the Jersey Journal featured JCW’s genre event Tasteful Smut. Tasteful Smut is a night dedicated to celebrate the most clandestine of literary genres, the romantic and titillating realm of Erotica. Read the entire story.
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