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Aug 18 2017

Lip Service Submission Period is NOW


Want to present your story on stage at Miami Book Fair? Write it and send it! There’s no theme this time–just true, personal, and 1200 words.

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May 11 2017

May 20 Show Will Be A Knockout! (so are the storytellers)

Check out our fabulous (not to mention gorgeous) storytellers–Clayton Littlewood, Zorina Frey, Rose Metzger, Rachel Tannenbaum, Lou Lozada, Josephine Phoenix, and Ilana Drucker–all headed your way on May 20 at the Miracle Theater in Coral Gables. Last year, we sold out. We will this year, too. Don’t wait to buy your tickets at the door. You’ll get left out! Get your tickets here, NOW:

Mar 15 2017

Next Storypalooza! is “On the Road”–April 27, with Jitney Books

Lip Services open-mic night event, Storypalooza! hits downtown Miami on Thursday, April 27, at Books & Books @ The Arsht Center. Bring your 500-word story about being “on the road” and you’ll get instant feedback from Lip Service editors and representatives of Jitney Books, Miami’s new micro-publisher. Who knows? You might just get a book deal!

Mar 15 2017

Lip Service Wants YOUR Story!

The submission period for the next Lip Service stage show, May 20 at the Miracle Theater in Coral Gables, is open! Have a true, personal story to tell? Can you do it in 1200 words? Send it no later than midnight, April 23 to You might be selected as one of the eight storytellers at the big show! Check the submission guidelines on this site for more details and suggestions.

Mar 15 2017

Lip Service Stage Show Set For Miracle Theater, May 20, 2017

Hip, hot, and headed your way, the next Lip Service stage show is scheduled for Saturday, May 20, 7:30 p.m. at the Miracle Theater in Coral Gables. Tickets are available now! The last show at the Miracle sold out, so don’t wait until the last minute. Buy tickets here:




Jan 4 2017

Okay, Maybe the Holidays Aren’t SO Bad

Thanks to the Miami Herald‘s Christian Portilla for covering our latest Storypalooza! show: “Horrible Holidays,” which took place December 15 at Gramps in the Wynwood.


Miami writers, storytellers share their horrible-holiday tales at December ‘Storypalooza’

Jan 4 2017

Miami New Times Promotes Lip Service’s “Horrible Holidays”

Nov 15 2016

Lip Service Comes to the Book Fair!

Experience the healing power of stories, Friday, November 18, 8 p.m. at the Miami Book Fair!




Oct 11 2016

Tell Your Story at the Miami Book Fair!


Sep 6 2016

Lip Service On the Verge of Being “Miamied”

Tell your Miami story and get instant feedback!2016 storypalooza-miamied