Writer’s With Drinks–March Edition

This month’s Writer’s With Drinks includes the creator of NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, wherein participants are challenged to complete at least 50,000 words of a novel. The event ha...

SF Independent Film Festival Feb 3-17

The San Francisco Independent Film Festival opens tomorrow night at the Roxie Theater, the host theater for all shows. Opening night films include KABOOM, directed by Gregg Araki who will be in atten...

Pier 24–A Museum of Photography

Pier 24 offers 28,000 square feet of gallery space devoted entirely to the medium of photography. Its mission is to “reinvent the ways in which photography and photographic ideas are presented.” T...

Coffee Bar San Francisco

“The Atrani is great if you’re in the mood for something classic,” the Coffee Bar barista said when I asked for her sandwich recommendation. The last time I stopped by this cafe it was under a d...

Indoor Snowfall at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco

There’s snow in the forecast…in San Francisco…indoors. Sounds crazy, but the Hyatt Regency San Francisco is starting a new tradition this year. Along with the thousands of lights dangling from b...

Photo Journal–Dia de Los Muertos

Last night’s Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, celebration was truly incredible to behold.  Hundreds of people, mourning the loss of loved ones, pets, and even a car, marched through the Mission...

Haunted San Francisco—The Atherton House

There’s nothing ominous about the house that sits at 1990 California Street, overlooking the intersection of California and Octavia.  In fact, it’s got a sunny disposition, with a bright yellow c...

Photo Journal–Lost Souls Cemetery

It’s no surprise that Halloween is a sacred holiday in San Francisco and the skeletons and jack-o-lanterns hanging from windows and front doors throughout the city attest to this.  But these people...

13 Haunted Places in San Francisco

It’s the final week ‘til Halloween and what better way to kick it off than with a list of thirteen of the most haunted places in San Francisco.  Though I have never encountered the paranormal, I ...