The Henry Miller Memorial Library is a non-profit art space in Big Sur, California.
Founded in 1981 by Emil White, we are celebrating our 30th anniversary!
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- Limited amount of fashion show tix to go on sale today at noon!
- Another cool workshop testimonial from March ’12 alumni Dwayne DeBardelaben
- New product at the HMML online store: “The Stone Mason of Tor House,” *the* definitive and most beautiful biography of Robinson Jeffers
- This year’s Big Big Big Sur Fashion Show – tickets on sale (futuristic machine dystopia not included)
- Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Great Story
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Monthly Archives: December 2011
The end of the year brings with it a lot of things. New Years resolutions (no more trans fats!), NFL playoffs, and the eerie, discomforting solitude that only winter can provide. It also means you only have a few more … Continue reading
It may not seem like it, but Andy Warhol and Hippie Sven have a lot in common. They both are artists. They both changed their names: Andy’s birthname was Andrew Warhola; Sven’s was Sven…and his last name, um, had, like, … Continue reading
So, as you know, two years ago, the HML had our nifty little “souvenir book.” Basically, it was an almost-pocket-sized book about the Library. It included the Library’s history, stuff about Miller, stuff about the staff, Miller quotes, and lots … Continue reading
TGIF and Merry Christmas from the Henry Miller Memorial Library!!! xoxoxox
Big Sur Writing Workshop still taking registrants! Meet cool folks, eat well, and maybe even get published!
Our March workshop in Seaside, CA (March 2-4) is still taking registrations! Read more about it here and Like it on Facebook here. At the least, it will be an incredible opportunity to meet like-minded writers in a gorgeous environment. … Continue reading
Canada is awesome. The women there are witchy and mysterious and emotionally unknowable. Toronto gave us Robbie Robertson. And Martin Short, whose work, in generally, doesn’t jazz me up, but man, that Jimminy Glick thing was pure genius. Americans are … Continue reading
Indeed. Do “Like” our new Big Sur Writing Workshop Facebook page, here. It’s the place to go for workshop-related news, announcements, and networking. (We used to have a page, but we’re phasing it out. This one is new and improved!) … Continue reading
So some context is called for here. Sven has been inspired by Occupy Wall Street to fully embrace direct American democracy. so he hitched to DC to make his voice heard. stay tuned for more updates! (And seriously, if you … Continue reading
As George Bush wisely said while most likely clearing brush, freedom isn’t free. What that means, precisely, I can’t say, but here’s one theory: there’s a collective price we all must pay for our collective freedom. Specifically: since Henry Miller … Continue reading