Archive for April, 2013

This just appeared in my in-box from PEN Poetry Series, and I had to re-post for National Poetry Month and the advent of spring. I love it. Vague When in Spring The trees grow vague With blossoms the    vague     pink I don’t seek To Know What trees They are Advertisements


We’re playing a fundraiser for filmmaker David Field along with good buddies, Tyburn Saints. The event is called The Other Half—Creative Networking Event. Starts at 6, goes ’til 10, 141 West 28th Street, 5th Floor in a loft space. Free whisky and beer with your $20 donation, and we’ll be going on at 7. This’ll […]


Sackett Street Writers’ Reading Series at BookCourt Monday, May 6th 7pm  NICK DYBEK (When Captain Flint Was A Good Man)JILL DI DONATO (Beautiful Garbage) JULIE SARKISSIAN (Dear Lucy)AMY SHEARN (The Mermaid of Brooklyn) Join us for reading, wine-sipping, book-signing, a book raffle & general merriment in celebration of these Sackett instructors, all with recently released debut novels. RSVP through FacebookTHIS […]


We’re back at Otto’s Shrunken Head on Saturday night, May 4, for Unsteady Freddie’s institution—the Surf-Rock Shindig. Show starts at 9, we’re on at midnight, and it’s free.


I just discovered Poets Off Poetry on Coldfront’s site, where you get a poet’s take on some music they like, and one of their poems. National Poetry Month here in April seems like a good time to get caught up on reading all of it. Check it out here.