Litquake 2015!

Two of CCSF’s Creative Writing faculty, Xochiquetzal Candelaria and Jen Sullivan Brych, will be reading at Litquake events this week! Xochiquetzal Candelaria Look Again, Faces on the Wall; Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts When: Oct. 16 @ 7:00PM Where: Mission Cultural Center; 2868 Mission St. Description: Artists widen the scope of time capturing and …

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“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.” ― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

“Bukowski” by Kristine Nodalo

Bukowski by Kristine Nodalo Charles Bukowski is one of the most prolific and vulgar writers out there. He stood at five feet eleven, often wearing a collared button-down shirt, with a chest pocket consisting of a few pens peeking out of it, covering a beer belly that hung over his waistline--a reminder of his romance …

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Raymond Carver: Treading on Sacred Ground by Evan Jones I grew up reading the stories of Raymond Carver. I have my mother to thank for the introduction and my own good sense to thank for aiding me in maintaining the relationship. I loved the “real life” subject matter and blue-collar characters of carver’s stories, stories …

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