OK, poetry readings make us a little nervous. There’s always that distinct chance you may end up witnessing a car crash in slow motion.
But Steven James Boyle certainly didn’t cause any casualties when he performed his spoken word “I Hit Send, or Modern Meltdown” to a small and lucky crowd in what appears to be the basement of a public library. We heard that’s where Bruce Springsteen got his start, too.
Move over, Susan, there’s a new Boyle in town.
It also doesn’t hurt that he’s nice to look at, making us wonder how on Earth he could have experienced the amount of unrequited love he talks about in the poem.
Steven, we’re sure we could line up some dates for you.
Watch it here:
And as if that’s not enough, here’s some of Steven’s Instagram feed to seal the deal: