RenYC 2009

I put the word out yesterday on Twitter that I’ll be in New York City on October 10th and would love to get together with some fellow bloggers and tweeters. The wonderful Poppy was quick to volunteer for the task of organizing a dinner meet-up dubbed RenYC. Thank you, Poppy!

If you are interested in attending (please, please, please!), please leave a comment either here or at Poppy’s blog entry linked above. Better yet, leave a comment both places. πŸ™‚

By my reckoning, this will be my fourth trip to the Big Apple, having previously visited in 2000, 2001 and 2008. The first trip was in the summer and pretty hot, though coming from Texas it wasn’t too bad. The other two trips (March and December) were a bit cold for my taste. I wonder how October will be?

To be clear, I’ve enjoyed each one of my trips regardless of the weather. I love visiting New York City. To be honest, I enjoy visiting most places, but New York City has a special draw for me. It’s the energy level I almost always encounter there that appeals to me. The only energy level I’ve experienced that consistently surpases it is Mardi Gras in New Orleans — another city I love to visit.

Anyway, back to RenYC. The venue is not yet determined but it will be somewhere in Manhattan at around 6pm, October 10, 2009. Hope to see you there!

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  1. #1 by Poppy on August 19, 2009 - 1:57 pm

    I am very much looking forward to this event. I don’t know why it took me 34 years to move here, I love it soooo much!

    And yes, definitely a very incredible energy here!!!

    I’ll shop around for haunts, maybe ask both Dawg and BE Earl who know random nooks with great food and drink. πŸ™‚


    • #2 by Ren on August 20, 2009 - 2:59 pm

      Poppy, you rock!!


  2. #3 by kilax on August 19, 2009 - 4:25 pm

    I wish i could be there to meet you! That would be so fun. Have a great time!
    .-= kilax´s last blog ..Exercise is addicting? Nah… =-.


    • #4 by Ren on August 20, 2009 - 3:15 pm

      kilax, I wish you could be there as well. Not sure when I’ll make it to Chicago, but if and when I do I’ll see about having something there.


  3. #5 by Dave2 on August 19, 2009 - 9:42 pm

    Wah. I wish I could be there. 😦
    .-= Dave2´s last blog ..Tiger =-.


    • #6 by Ren on August 20, 2009 - 4:10 pm

      Dave2, wait, you aren’t going to modify your plans to be there? I’m shocked; shocked I tell you!

      There’s always Avitaween.


  4. #7 by Rachel on August 20, 2009 - 5:34 am

    I want to come –
    i want to come
    invite me – please


    • #8 by Ren on August 20, 2009 - 4:11 pm

      Rachel, I want you to come. I want you to come. You’re certainly invited! I hope you can make it.


  5. #9 by LeSombre on August 24, 2009 - 9:05 am

    Oct 10 is a long week-end here… I wonder…
    .-= LeSombre´s last blog ..Yearbook Myself =-.


    • #10 by Ren on August 24, 2009 - 2:05 pm

      LeSombre – Dooooo it!


    • #11 by Poppy on August 24, 2009 - 5:30 pm

      Remembrance Day! Come remember good stuff!!!
      .-= Poppy´s last blog ..My first ever NYC block party! =-.


    • #12 by Ren on August 25, 2009 - 2:53 pm

      LeSombre – It turns out I’ll be in Toronto September 5-7. Maybe we can meet up then, though you should still come to New York. πŸ™‚


  6. #13 by Finn on August 24, 2009 - 10:25 am

    Gah. I will take up any excuse to go to NYC, but I doubt I’ll make it up there for this. Boo. Although it’s a great time to visit. The weather should be yummy!
    .-= Finn´s last blog ..The Space Between =-.


    • #14 by Ren on August 24, 2009 - 2:06 pm

      Finn, you will be missed. Maybe something will work itself out and an addition excuse will present itself. I am looking forward my first fall visit.


  7. #15 by whall on August 24, 2009 - 2:44 pm

    I’d like to go.


  8. #17 by whall on August 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm

    Oh heck no. But he asked us to comment if we’re interested in attending.


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