Flowering Hills

Persephone Publishing
1791 Solano Avenue D2
Berkeley, CA 94707-2209


California Writers Club, Berkeley Branch, its leaders and writers

Mechanics Institute library and Chess Club, San Francisco, which brings together people with literary interests, including supportive platforms for writers

Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971), Composer of the musical work Persephone

My Mother who was my Latin teacher in high school where I learned of the imaginative minds of antiquity

Emile Zola (1840-1902) French novelist, journalist, and influence in the political liberalization of France, who provided the mantra “I am here to live [my life] out loud.”