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[NY] "Omakase" Discussion & Writing Session

  • Ask Lorem 247 Water Street Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

The Cosmos Book Club is hosting its first short story discussion & writing session! Calling all writers, however casual or dedicated your practice may be.

We will start the night discussing "Omakase", a short story by Weike Wang published in The New Yorker about a couple having dinner at an omakase restaurant in Harlem. Then we'll spend half an hour writing open genre based on several prompts related to the story. At the end, we'll break out into small groups to share our work with each other.

7:00 PM - Refreshments, introductions
7:30 PM - Short story discussion
8:00 PM - Prompt-based writing
8:30 PM - Share with small group