Like Dave Hill, Melissa Broder is a genius; we should consider building a shelter for people like them for when 2012 hits and we’re all fucked.
Her Polestar Poetry Series is back this weekend, featuring twelve poets each with a similar task: perform a poem for every song off Nirvana’s Nevermind. 5 PM this Sunday in the basement of the almighty Cake Shop.
smells like teen spirit – sharon mesmer
in bloom – jai chakrabarti
come as you are – megin jimenez
breed – sommer browning
lithium – kat georges
polly – matthue roth
territorial pissings – melissa broder
drain you – alanna bailey
lounge act – joel allegretti
stay away – jillian brall
on a plain – gregory crosby
something in the way – colin cheney