Here’s what Miami is talking about Wednesday:
1. Poetry in motion: It’s time to rhyme (hey, we just did it!) as the annual O, Miami poetry festival starts on Wednesday with a boat trip down the Miami River. The mission: to help everyone in Miami encounter a poem in April. Visit omiami.org for a full schedule.
2. On the court: Venus Williams was ousted at the Miami Open, but sister Serena Williams will face Sabine Lisicki of Germany in a 1 p.m. match.
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4. Back from the ‘60s: Once upon a time, there was a plan to build a mega-airport in the Everglades. While that plan died, a new plan to revive the old Everglades Jetport site with a major air show has taken off.
5. New York state of mind: The UM Hurricane basketball team is preparing to face Stanford in the NIT champsionship game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night after a come-from-behind victory