Dime Stories, Temecula is the newest chapter of Dime Stories, International. Dime Stories is the 3-minute prose series that inspired 3-minute fiction on NPR.

Read your most riveting, funniest, or most heart-wrenching prose before a live audience. The top three stories will be selected for podcast on the Dime Stories website.

See you there!

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  • jessica r.

    I really enjoyed myself and hearing the creative writings of the other writers really motivates me. Thank you for making Isabelle feel so welcome. Jessica

    September 1, 2013

    • Linda Q.

      It was really nice meeting you, both. :)

      September 1, 2013

  • sharon

    darn! I had a story ready and everything, then my son needed something--I'll make better plans next time! I hope I'll have a photo of ME not my currently 27 year old son with his 1st steps...tho I love the picture.
    OK, guys, see you next time! Looks like a great, friendly met-up.

    August 31, 2013

  • Mary M.

    Something came up ... have fun guys!

    August 30, 2013

  • Linda Q.

    I am looking forward to it. :)

    1 · August 27, 2013

    • Linda Q.

      I sent you a message. :)

      1 · August 29, 2013

    • Lisa S.

      Hum. I didn't see it. Will look, writing right now, in a bit of a rush.

      August 29, 2013

  • Robin Elton W.

    I am reading an exercise in brain stretch! It is creative and I invite you all to bring your creative works to the mic! Sometimes the best work is the one that stretches us the most..tis so on the silver screen!

    2 · August 22, 2013

    • Lisa S.

      Brain stretching, lovely!

      August 29, 2013

  • jessica r.

    Looking forward to this weeks Dime Story meet-up-(: Hopefully bringing a guest who is a very provocative writer. I have written a first-part of the first chapter of a book, or I hope it will be one day.

    1 · August 26, 2013

    • Lisa S.

      Can't wait to hear it jessica!

      August 29, 2013

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