Got a spare pair of shoes you’re ready to toss? Former President George W. Bush opens the Miami Book Fair International at the Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus at the downtown Miami campus. Enjoy a celebration of all things literary including live visits by Nora Ephron, Dave Barry, Sebastian Junger, Salman Rusdie, John Waters, and many more.
Then it’s on to Shake Shack on the Lincoln Road Mall where they’re lining up for garlic sausage topped with bacon and cheese and a frosty beer to celebrate the summer season. The burgers are still on the menu but bratwurst seems so appropriate just now. After that, who knows, we might even go for a short stroll down Ocean Drive just for grins, since it’s been so long since we’ve spent any there. (more…)