An April Save-the-Date!

Smith Magazine & Freerange Nonfiction Present:


Wednesday, April 4th
at PIANOS NYC (158 Ludlow)
Doors open at 7 p.m. (show starts approximately 7:20 p.m.)
Admission: $8 includes free raffle ticket

THE MOMENT: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists Famous & Obscure
(HarperPerennial 2012)
Hosted by Smith Magazine’s Larry Smith & Freerange‘s, Mira Ptacin


about the authors:

MATT DOJNY: Matt Dojny is a writer and artist who lives in Brooklyn. His debut novel will be published by Dzanc Books in April 2012.

MATTHEW LEADER: Matthew Leader is a writer and lawyer in New York City.

KIMBERLY ROSE: Kimberly Rose was born on South Beach and studied at NYU before moving to Boston. Her creative nonfiction work has appeared in newspapers, magazines and books such as The Miami Herald, Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, Boat International magazine and The Superyachts. She enjoys writing flash fiction for Yahoo!, 6 word stories on and creative nonfiction about relationships and women’s issues at

MIRA PTACIN is the founder of Freerange Nonfiction. She’s also a creative nonfiction and children’s book author, New York Times bestselling ghostwriter, and just recently completed a memoir about the uterus and the American Dream.

LARRY SMITH, founder of SMITH Magazine has co-edited the New York Times bestseller Not Quite What I Was Planning and the Six-Word Memoir series. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and son.