News-flash. It is so hot in the city. I am spending so much money on coconut water. I am drinking so much coconut water that I’m going to turn into a coconut.
In another attempt to stay cool, I’m going to attend these air-conditioned readings:
Sunday, July 11 @ 5 pm *** Polestar Series presents Super Fly: Poems Inspired by Curtis Mayfield’s Epic Album *** Tara Betts, Rio Cortez, Christie Ann Reynolds, Evan Burton, Leigh Stein, Kamilah Aisha Moon, Martine Bellen, Eric Nelson, Rich Villar, Mike Lala *** Cakeshop, 152 Ludlow Street, NYC
Thursday, July 15 @ 7 pm *** The Reading at Chrystie Street presents Poetry Is Dead *** Ryan Eckes & Brandon Holmquist *** The Four-Faced Liar, 164 West 4th Street, NYC
Now I’m off to watch the World Cup Finals at Le Poisson Rouge. I hope something like this happens again: