"Writhing" begins at 6:30 at Proteus Gowanus and runs for two hours. It'll cost you $5 or $2.50 an hour. Free wine for $2 a glass. If you've never been to Proteus Gowanus before, it's at 543 Union Street at Nevins. Here are directions: www.
proteusgowanus.com. Click on "Directions" at the very top of the home page.
AND ALSO: On Saturday 9.18 at 7 Proteus Gowanus presents POETRY FROM PARADISE a poetry reading, organized by Erik Schurink of this list, on the theme of its current show, paradise. The place will be packed with poets and poetry lovers, and the Writhing Society will lead off the evening with a collaborative nine-stanza sestina we're still sweating to finish. $5 to get in the door and $2 a glass for wine.
-- LADY BUG XX