August 30th, 2001

the only earth?

(SRMM Classic)

J Robert Lennon @ Elliot Bay : This was big fun. He read a little bit from his stark and beautiful book On the Night Plain and then there was a limerick contest. The announcement on the McSweeney's site said that anyone who mentioned one of two key phrases about the national book award or pulitzer prize would get a free shirt. So, I am the proud owner of a shirt with a book title and a sheep icon. It is pretty sweet. However, I wasn't able to come up with a good limmerick about ligers ...