Karl Soehnlein read from Robin and Ruby about a beach party in New Jersey. Tanya Egan Gibson read a passage about attempting to purchase sophistication from How to Buy a Love of Reading. Patricia Volonakis Davis remembered the N train. Ravi Chandra contemplated Bodh Gaya, Mahatma Gandhi, and 9/11. Caitlin Myer read her story "Raimundo the King."