Approximately thirty-five people turned out to hear a Valentine’s Day reading by D.C.-based poets Mel Nichols and Rod Smith. The first event of the spring ’08 NWS featured new work by both writers and a lively question and answer session. Oh, and a singing puppet. And Flarf. And….
Full set-lists are on their way, as are some audio highlights. In the meantime, a few snaps from the event.
It just called to say it loved you….
Mel Nichols reading from her work
Rod Smith reading from his work
Rod Smith reading from his new book, Deed
NWS Assistant Katie Lattari diligently compiling the set list
Mel Nichols responds to a question from the audience
Rod Smith & Mel Nichols during the Q&A
Our V-Day mascot, looking a little melancholy as the event draws to a close