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It was written in the heavens at the time of the November lunation, and he who could read the stellar script read—that ere the moon...

"Pard like spirit, beautiful and swift: Love in desolation masked." Shelley spoke thus of himself, and every word is true of Sterling, too. In the...

George Sterling committed suicide in 1926, perhaps he wrote close to 14-books in his life time. Some say he committed suicide after becoming sick and...

Reproaches have been made that I have neglected to adorn these Notes with the names of American authors unknown as yet to fame. I protest my innocence! Nothing...

In what is sometimes called its Pioneer Myth, California has always seemed the ideal venue for the American dream. Even today, loading up a Ryder truck and...

Fresh sea food has become a staple of that style of cooking now known as California Cuisine, which emphasizes the kind of fresh ingredients that...

Though once hailed by Ambrose Bierce as the future "poet of the skies, prophet of the suns," the San Francisco poet George Sterling is no...

While many Bay Area literati celebrated the 50th anniversary of Jack Kerouac's Beat masterpiece "On the Road" earlier this year, 2007 also marks the centenary...

George Sterling, a poet and author of such volumes as A Wine of Wizardry and Other Poems, was at the locus of a Bohemian...

Sterling, George (1869–1926),born in New York, was educated under Father Tabb in Maryland, went to California, and was thereafter identified with the state as...

Among the various literary fervors and enthusiasms of my early youth, there are two that have not faded as such things most often fade, but...

WRITERS AND ARTISTS LEFT SAN FRANCISCO IN 1906 FOR A NEW LIFE One hundred years ago, a small group of artists, writers and other self-described bohemians...

"Aldebran and Mars,—Ask Greek." I find the penciled note, laid weeks ago on the writing table in Jack London's workroom. It is one of many...