First Friday, which also happens to be the 42nd anniversary of Houston's oldest poetry reading series. Be sure to bring your own dreams and stay after for the open reading.
8:30 p.m. July 7. Inprint House, 1520 West Main. For information, call 832-439-9686 or visit houstonpoetryfest.info. Free.
Most of us like to dream big, but the aspirations of local man Craig Butterworth have a decidedly different twist. This multi-hyphenated teacher (Elsik High School), artist (the creative genius behind several art cars), tennis coach and poet says he hopes to one day attain spiritual enlightenment. Either that or host a daytime talk show (whichever comes first). Until that happens, Butterworth keeps on creating and now he's out with a new chapbook titled Not Hungry, Not Homeless, Just Spiritually Lost. He'll read from his latest and sign copies at the next