Meet Christine Simokaitis

Adding to our all-lady lineup for this month’s show is Christine Simokaitis. Christine is a Pushcart-nominated prose writer whose work has appeared in many literary journals and anthologies. She is currently working on doing more off-book story telling, which she does when she is not writing her novel or Tweeting. She teaches composition and creative writing … Continue reading

Meet Ada Cheng

We’re excited that Ada Cheng will be performing with us on Sunday for the very first time. Ada is a professor turned storyteller, improviser, and stand up comedian. She is The Moth story slam winner. She has done storytelling at The Moth, Death of the Cool, Seven Deadly Sins, Loose Chicks, In Any Language, For … Continue reading

Meet Shanna Shrum

Do you enjoy laughter? Of course you do. And you will also enjoy the human firecracker known as Shanna Shrum. Shanna is a nationally touring solo performer, writer, feminist and recovering sorority girl.  She is the creator of the solo sketch comedy web series Life of the Pahty!  You can check her out all over the … Continue reading

Meet Tori Szekeres

Joining That’s All She Wrote for the first time at our June show is the delightful Tori Szekeres. Tori leads a double life: by day, she’s a housewife in the Northwest Suburbs. By night, she tells stories around Chicagoland at monthly shows like The Stoop, Miss Spoken and Serving the Sentence. She thanks you for … Continue reading

YOU GUYS!! Last night’s show was awesome!

We had an amazing time at last night’s special Saturday night show: Live and 45. Thanks SO MUCH for coming out to see us, and for supporting our effort to keep paying our readers. If you weren’t able to make it, but would like to make a contribution via PayPal, our account is thatsallshewrotechicago@gmail.com. It’s … Continue reading

Meet Jeremy Owens

You guys!! Jeremy Owens is reading with us on Saturday! Jeremy Owens is the creator and host of You’re Being Ridiculous, one of the funnest live lit shows of all time. When he’s not writing and performing, he’s cracking us up with his Facebook posts and his tweets (find him at @Jeremyashley.)  He doesn’t own … Continue reading

Meet Erin Diamond

This lady is one of our favorite babes ever, and we’re so excited to have her back this month! Erin Diamond grew up in Arlington Heights, IL in a neighborhood filled with stories. She is a proud theater school drop out, cinephile, book hoarder, and devoted fan of the band Third Eye Blind. She’s a … Continue reading

Meet Gint Aras

We LOVE IT when we get new readers, and this month we are thrilled to have Gint Aras in our lineup for the very first time! Gint Aras is the author of two novels, Finding the Moon in Sugar (Infinity, 2009) and The Fugue (Tortoise Books, 2016). He lives in Oak Park, Illinois with his … Continue reading

Meet Tom Wolferman

Have you met Tom? He’s pretty much the nicest guy in the live lit scene, and he tells a wicked good story. The name on Tom Wolferman’s original birth certificate was listed as “Thoman” instead of “Thomas” because the attending nurse wrote down an “n” instead of an “s.” As a result, he has made … Continue reading

Special Saturday night show on May 14th!

Usually we do our thing on the second Sunday of the month, but in May we’re doing a special, never-before-heard-of Saturday night show/birthday party/fundraiser where we’ll be spinning 45s and dancing the night away! Did you know that we pay our readers? Well, we do! Since July, 2015, we’ve been paying our readers because we … Continue reading