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“Castro Theatre, San Francisco, CA” by BWChicago is licensed under CC BY 2.0

I am pleased to announce that my story, “Secret Horrors of the Castro Theater: A True Story,” is up on Medium and it was picked up by Eat Drink Films magazine!







Tendencies3Please join us Nov 5–24, 2019, to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of surrealism. My dear spouse Peter Maravelis has done an outstanding job of producing this fascinating festival, Inside the Magnetic Fields: Surrealism at 100!



Litquake runs from Oct 10-19, 2019!
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“Feasts at The Kitchen of Efrosinos” on



Not to be missed . . . The annual Noir City Film Festival in San Francisco runs from January 25 – February 3, 2019. Visit their site for festival dates in other cities.