You’re invited to WRITES OF SPRING: A BENEFIT FOR FIRE & INK! featuring STACEYANN CHIN and CARL HANCOCK RUX Saturday April 30, 2011, 7-11pm 213 Taaffe Place #114 * Brooklyn, NY 11205 Enjoy an evening of food, festivities, musi

Come hear some “Grown Ass Men.”

In the Bay Area? Sugartruck Recordings, with the cooperation of Black Funk, present “Grown Ass Men: Soliloquies of Solemnity and Silliness on Sex, Soul and Spirit,” a benefit for Fire & Ink! Featuring readings by Dr. Herukhuti, Marvin K. White, and Juba Kalamka.

Fire & Ink III, 2009

In 2009, Fire & Ink III: Cotillion will bring together hundreds of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender writers of African descent whose work spans the genres, including fiction, nonfiction, poetry, screenwriting, playwriting, multimedia arts and performance arts.

Will You Help Us?

Fire & Ink is embarking on our first pledge drive! Your support will allow us to keep doing the important work of shaping the future of LGBTQ/SGL writers of African descent. Every bit helps, small and large. Learn more about the why and how here.

Call and Response

For immediate release Call and Response: The Black GLBT Literary Community Adds to the Dialogue on Bishop Eddie Long and New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Hyattsville, MD (September 28, 2010)—The fallout about recent allegations regarding Bishop Eddie Long, leader of the New Birt

Thank you!

… to the hundreds of attendees, presenters, vendors, sponsors, and the city of Austin for making Fire & Ink III: Cotillion a smashing success! Stay tuned here for photos, videos, and more information about all that happened.

Fire & Ink Presents! at Hotter Than July!

Fire & Ink Presents! 7-9:30 p.m. Friday, July 24, 2009 Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center (Host Hotel) Renaissance Center 330 E. Jefferson Ave. Detroit, MI 48207 Pride season 2009 continues with Hotter Than July’s Authors’ Café this Friday evening, July 24, 2009 in Detroit.

Thanks Philly!

We had a fantastic time at Fire & Ink’s Literary Cafe during Philadelphia Black Pride! Thanks everyone for coming out, and for sharing your wonderful work and spirits! Check out these wonderful pictures.

Fire & Ink Presents! Philly Black Gay Pride Writers Corner

Fire & Ink Presents! 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 25, 2009 Crowne Plaza Hotel, Ballroom A 4100 Presidential Blvd.

Announcing Fire & Ink III: Cotillion registration!

Fire & Ink III: Cotillion registration is now open! Go here to register securely online; debit and credit cards accepted. And go here to book your rooms at the Hilton Austin, Fire & Ink’s conference hotel for Cotillion. We encourage you to come on out with a friend.