Reading Tonight at Word in Brooklyn!

Do you live in Brooklyn? Do you love Postcards From Yo Momma and mom-related things in general? Then come on down to Word Bookstore at 126 Franklin Street in Greenpoint, Brooklyn to hear Doree, Jessica and the rest of these awesome guests read tonight at 6 p.m.!

More info, including directions, can be found here.

Event Description below..

Join us for a hilarious pre-Mother’s Day evening of readings, memories, and family secrets with some of Brooklyn’s funniest writers and comedians. Facebook RSVP encouraged but not required.

Featuring: Gabe Delahaye writes, and makes important videos for Details magazine with his friend Max Silvestri.

Jessica Grose is an associate editor at Slate and co-author of Love, Mom: Poignant, Goofy, Brilliant Messages from Home.

Julie Klausner is a comedy writer and author of I DON’T CARE ABOUT YOUR BAND. Her website is, predictably,

Marisa Meltzer is the author of Girl Power.

Troy Patterson is the television critic at Slate and the film critic at Spin.

Caitlin Roper is the managing editor of The Paris Review. She is on the curatorial committee for the Moth.

Doree Shafrir is a freelance writer and the co-author of Love, Mom: Poignant,Goofy, Brilliant Messages from Home. Her website is

Piper Weiss is the creator of the blog My Mom the Style Icon, and author of the upcoming book based on the site, published by Chronicle in 2011.

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