I met Nicole Hughes way back in October. She told me all about the Center for Literary Arts, located on the San Jose State campus. Their brochure says:
"For twenty-eight years, the CLA has held readings, conversations, seminars, and workshops featuring contemporary writers of exceptional voice and vision."
When I came away from that meeting, I was very stoked about Nicole and what the CLA does. Well, in my inimitable fashion, here we are almost 6 months later, and I have neglected to post anything about the organization. I am a bad man. HOWEVER, Nicole recently asked me to share with you an event that's coming up on May 22 at the Blackbird Tavern, in San Jose. Here is a description of the event: