Sketching It Out

Poetry and its friends

Six Best Bookstores

The following are what we like to call real bookstores: places that…

Bright Lights

City Lights Bookstore turns 50, and we can hardly contain ourselves

    Wed Jun 4th, 2003 4:00am By Hiya Swanhuyser

The Long Way Home

Looking for that Great Bay Area Writer? He's been here for two…

    Wed May 29th, 2002 4:00am By Mark Athitakis

Best Poet

devorah major

House Of Tudor

Silke Tudor uncovers lonesome organists, DIY provocateurs, and noisemaking bastards

    Wed Jun 6th, 2001 4:00am By Silke Tudor

Radio Days

For a while there, in the '30s and '40s, radio plays were…

    Wed Dec 1st, 1999 4:00am By Michael Scott Moore

Ear Play


History Takes a Beating

Two new CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti show what's good --…