The LiveWire Lounge (3394 N Milwaukee) asked Quimby's if we wanted to curate a night at their lounge. And we said yes. So this is what we're bringing, a themed mix of reading and music with a very specific focus: Quimby's Night at LiveWire Lounge: 3 Songs, 3 Writers Reading About Those …
Its Alright a Truckface Anthology vol 1
Published by Mend My Dress Press
364p, b&w, softcover, 5.5"x7"
LB's longrunning Truckface zine has been collected into two fantastic volumes from the stellar team at Mend My Dress Press! This first volume collects issues 7-11 and each issue-chapter reads like its own memoir-novella. From manhandling the deli at the Food Hole to the biking seatless in New Orleans to adapting to the triumphs and indignities of student teaching, Briggs' writing is hilarious and astute, full of brilliance, beligerance and a connoseur's taste for shenanigans. Highest recommends! -EF