I look from the wings at the play you are staging,
While my guitar gently weeps.
As I'm sitting here doing nothing but aging,
Still my guitar gently weeps.

George Harrison


The Japanese edition of my book The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill is now available from Tsukiji Shokan. The translator is Masayoshi Kobayashi. I'm very happy about this.


I will be reading an entire chapter from my work-in-progress Street Song on October 25, 2015 here in San Francisco.

Date: 25 October, 2015
Time: 3:00-5:00
Location: The North Beach Bauhaus
703 Columbus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94133
Cost: $10.00 to benefit the Telegraph Hill Dwellers' Association—includes refreshments
Phone: 415-690-0034
Email RSVP: romalynschmaltz@gmail.com

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