Calamari’s. At the uptown end of downtown Erie. 1317 State. Turn left in the lobby to a long bar as well as booths and tables with raised seating in the back and entrance to the patio, with another entrance to the stairs that lead to another bar and two big rooms upstairs. Turn right in the lobby and enter the room they like to call Squid Row. That’s where poetry is, every Tuesday. I should know. I’m Chuck Joy, poet host. What happens there on Tuesday we call Poetry Night.
What happens on Tuesday… We call Poetry Night.
About the Author: Charles Joy
Chuck Joy, poet, writes fun poetry one line at a time. Producer and poet host, Poetry Night, a weekly poetry event. Finalist, Erie County (PA) Poet Laureate. Author, Said the Growling Dog (Nirala Publications), Percussive (Turning Point), Every Tiger Wants To Sing (Poets’ Hall Press). More at chuckjoy.com.