Tasty Words

Tasty Words is a highly acclaimed and long-running spoken word salon created, hosted, and curated by Wendy Hammers. Now in our second smash decade, and having presented over 100 original evenings of story and music, Tasty Words serves up hilarious and horrifying real life stories read and performed by the people who wrote them.

September 9

Tasty Words Storytelling Salon
“Dance Your Ass Off”

October 20

Santa Monica Binge Fringe Festival – Keynote Talk
“I’m So Breaking Up With Cancer”

October 28

Kick Back & Create Malibu – fall writing retreat

November 7 – 13

Kick Back & Create Mexico – creativity retreat

November 16

Keynote Talk “I’m So Breaking Up With Cancer”
Des Moines, IA for Above + Beyond Cancer

November 28

“Ripe” – award winning solo show
Los Angeles, CA at Wishire Ebell Theatre

January 20

Keynote Talk “50 Shades of Gray Hair”
Miami Hadassah

January 24

Kick Back & Create Malibu
Winter writing retreat

April 6

Tasty Words Storytelling Salon
“My Cat is Better Than Your Cat”

April 13

Kick Back & Create Malibu
Spring writing retreat


May 16-18

Kick Back & Create Ojai
Spring writing retreat


July 13

Kick Back & Create Malibu
Summer writing retreat


October 19

Kick Back & Create Malibu
Fall writing retreat