JUN
13
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Writing Out: Why, Where, How

Writing Out: Why, Where, How
You have stories to tell and points to make, but all that genius inside you needs to move out into the world. Show your writing how to do that by literally taking your writer self out into the world. If you’ve never attended a Shut Up and Write Meetup, give it a try. These quiet-writing events in cafes and libraries are an international phenomenon and worth every minute you spend trying to find your meetup spot. I’m a fan of my local in San Francisco’s Mission, but I loved making new friend......
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JUN
01
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A Generous Lover: Interview with Celeste Chan

A Generous Lover: Interview with Celeste Chan
Celeste Chan writes nonfiction and fiction, including experimental/hybrid genres fiction, flash fiction, lyric essays, and performative texts. She also makes experimental films and video poems. Celeste gets excited about work that queers form and content. “I am in love with genrequeer art,” she says. Her one-woman show (Re)generation debuts as a work-in-progress June 15 and 16 at SAFEHouse for the Performing Arts in San Francisco, directed by Lisa Marie Rollins and with video by Celeste an......
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NOV
25
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Yelp Review: People's Cafe

Yelp Review: People's Cafe
Thanks for visiting the Sexy Grammar Blog. You'll find my hottest new content this week on Yelp, where I review cafes and bars as writing destinations and curate helpful Yelp lists of sexy places to write: bars, cafes, and retreat destinations. Wishing you could indulge in hanging out in a cafe like a writer? Get my guide to writing in cafes, and indulge in this week's 3-star review of The People's Cafe on Haight Street. Writers write the best reviews, so while you're on Yelp, take a peek at t......
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MAY
27
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Cafe Review: Ritual Roasters

Cafe Review: Ritual Roasters
Thanks for visiting the Sexy Grammar Blog. Feast your eyes on this week's newest content on Yelp, where The Sexy G reviews cafes and curates three Yelp lists of hot places to write: bars, cafes, and retreat destinations. Wishing you could indulge in hanging out in a cafe like a writer? You can! Here are The Sexy G's guides to writing in cafes  and to taking yourself on a writing retreat. And indulge in this week's 5-star review of Ritual Roasters, coffee fetishists who aim to fuel th......
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MAY
13
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San Francisco Small Business Week: Why You Should Go

San Francisco Small Business Week: Why You Should Go
It breaks my heart to miss San Francisco Small Business Week this year. The weeklong event qualifies as one of my most beloved festivals in a town with an outrageous festival scene.  It's the people, from the seasoned organizers and teachers to the trembling first-timers. I love the glad-handing, the business-card passing, the wine flowing, and the ideas exchanging. Everyone who attends wants to see everyone else succeed for the good of this unique, beautiful city and its ever-volatil......
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