I've attended nearly all of the previous 16 years of the annual Los Angeles Times books festivals, this one again on the campus of USC. There was that one year I missed, when the bibliochild was born and some friends, fellow writers and Santa Monica Review volunteers staffed the SMR booth, ... More >>
The canyons and meadows are greening up. The sun lingers in the afternoon sky. Literary Orange and the LA Times Festival of Books are right around the corner. Springtime, when a middle-aged man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love, and the books arrive. Lots of 'em.No problem! Br ... More >>
Remembering the days when gay clubs were cool with everybody!