Thanks to everyone who came out to the Wythe Hotel last night for the second semifinal reading of this year's Literary Upstart: The Search for Pocket Fiction. If the rained scared you off, here are some pictures to tide you over until the last semifinal, on Wednesday, June 6, two weeks hence; and at the final, on June 27.
If you'd like to submit a story and haven't yet, pleased be advised that the submission deadline is Memorial Day—this Monday, May 28.
Plus! Stay tuned next week for the unveiling of Upstart's new microliterary contest, Twitterary Upstart!
Literary Upstart 2012: The Second Semifinal
All photos by Sam Polcer.