Thoughts on Bottomless Websites (language)

I aim for the footer and “Hiss!” It Vanishes! Who are these misfit Designers extolling Their “Infinite Scrolling?” Let’s get to the bottom of this shit!   Thanks to Yogev Ahuvia for the punchline prompt, and for letting us know we’re not the only ones who are warry of unreachable footers!

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Danez Smith Features at the Lit Slam!

To heck with your weekend plans, what are you doing this Monday night? It’s the third Monday, which means it’s time for San Francisco’s newest poetry startup, the Lit Slam. This week, our feature will be Twin-Cities powerhouse Danez Smith.   Danez Smith is a poet, performer, and playwright from St. Paul, MN. Danez, A […]

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The Story of Bicycle’s Limerick Tasting Flights

What’s an old-fashioned limerick company doing in the high-tech capital of Silicon Valley? Well, like most crazy stories, lawyers were involved. Actually just one lawyer. When Artie’s girlfriend took a job practicing law in San Francisco, he packed up his apartment near Boston and followed her West. He traded orange leaves for orange trees, blizzards […]

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Artie’s Dirge in the Dark for Steve Jobs

I’ve been using and loving Apple products since I bought my Macintosh IIsi 3MB/40MB in 1994 with my babysitting/yardwork money. Steve Jobs brought a lot of magic to the world. -Artie “Apple Pie” A long, long time ago, I can still remember when the UNIX prompt could make me smile. And when the login didn’t […]

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Video: Artie Moffa at San Jose

Artie Moffa won the San Jose Poetry Slam earlier this summer. The new season starts in October! Stay tuned to Mike McGee’s Web page for more information. We’ll also list the details here when we get them.

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Two New Tasting Flights of Limericks

Phew! With so many of our friends (and authors!) busy organizing or competing in the National Poetry Slam, we won’t be too conspicuous in our exhaustion. Nationals preparation did delay our monthly refresh of limericks, however, and for that we apologize. On the other hand: Both of our new tasting flights are free downloads! Howzat […]

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Our First eBooks are Here!

We now have tasting flights of limericks available for immediate download. Yes, tasting flights. What the heck is that? Here in San Francisco, home to trendy bars and neighbor to boutique wineries, you can often order a sampler of three or four small servings of different spirits. These samplers are called “tasting flights,” and they […]

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Artie’s Limericks at Oversocial Mofo Revue

Artie read four limericks in 58 seconds to win the one-minute round at the San Jose Poetry Slam in May, 2011. Thanks to David Perez for posting this file. Artie Moffa at Oversocial Mofo Revue

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