This is the Main Street Morrissey event you’ve been waiting for! The Spiral Bookcase, Main Street Music, and Lucky’s Last Chance have teamed up to bring you an evening filled with everything Morrissey. THURS, AUGUST 20TH 8PM-10PM @ LUCKY’S LAST CHANCE (4421 MAIN ST)
Special guest, Denise McKinney, will be discussing and signing her book, Morrissey FAQ – required reading for all fans. DJ Meat is MErtter from Main Street Music will be spinning a selection of Morrissey, The Smiths, and assorted Brit Pop to set the scene for the perfect MOZ-filled evening. Also, step up and share your own Morrissey stories and encounters during ’15 Minutes With You.’
Bring yourself, bring your friends, bring a story, and settle in for a fun, smart, and charming evening.
SHELTER IN PLACE SALE
THURS, SEPT 24TH – SUNDAY, SEPT 27TH
We hear that it may be hard to get to and fro for one particular weekend in Philadelphia. We are coming to your rescue.
We have designated the shop as a SHELTER IN PLACE during this week of great upheaval. In order to maximize your comfort we will be holding a special sale, stocking up on coffee & tea, and Amelia will be on hand to soothe frazzled spirits. There may also be readings from “The Little Book of Calm” for those in a dire state of agitation.
Conveniently located outside the hub of the major activity – please stop by the shop, relax, and forget the world outside. RSVP here or just show up.
MEET KATE WYER, AUTHOR OF BLACK KRIM
A thought-provoking read that examines the ever-changing ways in which compassion affects friendship and family. / Atticus Review
THURS, AUG 13TH, 7PM-830PM
Please join us on Thursday, August 13th from 7pm-830pm and welcome Baltimore author Kate Wyer. Known for her flash fiction, published within PANK, Wigleaf, and The Collagist, Kate will be celebrating the publication of her novel Black Krim. Tying together three different perspectives, Black Krim is quiet and tense, expertly paced and compelling. Meet the author and pick up a copy of this unexpected summer read.
OVERVIEW: When Corbina finds a man standing barefoot in a field across from her farmhouse, she makes a choice that will challenge every part of her lifestyle.Wyer‘s debut novel, BLACK KRIM, follows three characters, in alternating first-person narratives, as they uncover each other’s motives and desires, as well as their own.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
: Kate Wyer
lives and writes in the Baltimore area, attended Goucher College, where she received the Elizabeth Woodworth Reese Prize, and earned her MFA from University of Baltimore. She also won the Women Writing About Women contest sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation and was awarded a fellowship to attend the Summer Literary Seminars in Lithuania. Her work can be found in The Collagist, PANK, Keyhole, Wigleaf, Exquisite Corpse, and elsewhere. In addition to her writing, Wyer
is the manager of a non-profit within the public mental health system.