Archive for category: In Memorium
3 AM just posted that — according to Ben Pleasants — Steve Richmond has died. I met Steve once, and wrote to him a couple times. He lived in a small house right on the beach at Holister Street in Santa Monica. I was in Los Angeles to hear Ginsberg read at McCabes; it was […]
Poet Harold Norse in his apratment kitchen, 157 Albion Street, San Francisco, May 23.
Since emerging from my hiatus, I just learned Larry Hyde passed away. I found out about Larry’s passing from this PBA Gallery auction…not the best way to learn of a friend’s passing, but what is? I never met the man face-to-face, but we maintained a correspondence. His letters of encouragement and his praise of my […]
About 2 hours ago I found out my good friend Allan Milkerit died; he passed a little over a year ago. Allan was a San Francisco Bookman. Allan Milkerit taught me books. He was one of the best. I met him while I was in grad school; he was running the show on the third […]