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 Take the next step in your writing life

Apply for the Gemini Ink Mentorship Program.

Work one-on-one with a nationally recognized author on a manuscript project.


Attention all poets and writers of prose (both fiction and nonfiction).

Take the next step in your writing life. Apply to the Gemini Ink 2016 Mentorship Program and be one of four writers chosen to work one-on-one with a nationally recognized author, free of charge.

Designed for individuals with busy lives, the Gemini Ink 2016 Mentorship Program offers you the flexibility to create a work environment specifically tailored to your creative needs. Over a period of six months, you will work through three drafts of your project and receive detailed, attentive feedback from your mentor, closing out your project with a public reading of your work (please note that travel is not covered by Gemini Ink).

The Mentorship Program is open to writers from Texas and from all 50 States. (more…)

Urayoan Noel at Poetry Foundation

Read article in full here.

Join us Fri, July 24, 6:30pmTacoland-Two-Tons-of-Steel-07.03.14-Small-2-300x200

Live! Spoken word performances by

Dan Vera, Jennifer Bartlett, and Natalia Treviño


103 W. Grayson St

followed by open-mic…try out the newly invented Gemini cocktail while you’re there!


If you are ready to get serious about writing and would like to join a community of writers who will help you stay focused and have fun along the way, join us at Gemini Ink for the Summer Writer’s Workshop.

Burst through your writing barriers this summer. Take a workshop with our innovative instructors and stretch your writing in bold directions. Rewrite a story in six different ways, revolutionize the use of “I” in your lyric poetry, dive into the world of literary crime, learn the essence of powerful storytelling. These summer challenges and more await you at Gemini Ink. (more…)

An Evening with Antonya Nelson and Laura Kasischke

Join Gemini Ink, the Department for Culture and Creative Development, and Aztlan Libre Press for a book party, reading, and book signing to celebrate Poet Laureate Laurie Ann Guerrero’s latest work A Crown For Gumecindo.