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The Heart of the Muse

what inspires those who inspire us?

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Kristen Caven

A "liberal artist" with a generous muse, Kristen Caven writes in various voices on a variety of subjects to illuminate, enlighten, inspire, and amuse.

SOCIAL: To Build a Fire

Saturday, July 23, 5-8p.m. at the Joaquin Miller Park Fire Circle [map]

The Heart of the Muse joins with the Berkeley Branch of the California Writers Club to gather East Bay literary communities for the 2016 Jack London Legacy Celebration.

A hundred years ago, Jack London, Joaquin Miller, Ina Coolbrith and their contemporaries would gather informally at Woodminister for “a blanket and a basket of chow.” From this group the CWC was born. These writers would perform “hijinx” in the form of skits & readings to amuse one another. Continue reading “SOCIAL: To Build a Fire”

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SALON: Spring and Her Muse

SPRING AND HER MUSE At The Heart of The Muse
Doors Open 6:30p | Show 7:30p
at Rhythmix, 2513 Blanding Ave., Alameda, CA map

Tickets $15 on Eventbrite or at the door include a complementary glass of wine or other beverage.

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” — Rainer Maria Rilke

Featured Guest: Sarah Kobrinsky, former Poet Laureate of Emeryville
Featured Readers: Julia Park Tracey, Author, Hugh Behm-Steinberg, Andrena Zawinski
Special Guest Musician: Dawn Oberg
Guest Visual Artist: Jon Kerpel
Host: Amos White
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SALON: Pearls Before Wine

The Heart of The Muse presents!

PEARLS BEFORE WINE
…an evening bound in literal elegance and couture.

FEATURED GUEST: Autumn Adamme, Proprietress of Dark Garden Coretry & Couture. With Featured Readers: Jennifer Lewis (Red Light Lit); Jenna Freck (poet), Sarah Kobrinsky (fmr Emeryville Poet Laureate)

MUSIC BY: Daniel Finnamore, harpsichord & piano

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