Richard Nash hid from everybody because he is a Steelers fan. (Who knew?)
Jonathan Lethem wore a crazy T-shirt. So did I. He was good enough not to run away from me.
Dennis Loy Johnson resembled a badass from a Sam Peckinpah film. He could not run away, because he was running the Melville House booth.
George Saunders is a very kind man.
Gavin Grant is also a very kind man.
We gave Francine Prose directions. She ran away, but she was polite about it.
Tao Lin is still a very shy young man.
Paul Slovak ran away from me, but only because our group was accosted by a rather idiosyncratic self-published individual.
I learned from Molly at Coffee House Press that not even Minneapolis is immune from the Apple Store.
I am offering these superficial notes, because I was in no condition to report on the event. There is yet another deadline. But it was a pleasant diversion. And if you ran into me and did not run away, apologies for my momentary discombobulated mind.