Rare snow on Mt. Tam

Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County, CA, has only seen significant snow on its 2,579 feet a dozen or so times in the last 100 years, and Feb. 24th, 2023 was […]

Paris Beckons

Paris Beckons—Susanna Solomon launches her new short story collection It was a full house at Susanna Solomon’s launch at Book Passage in Marin County  Saturday, February 11 for her latest […]

Winter 2021-22 #21 issue

Perry King & Biscuit with “Frosta”, MT Rose, NV. Our Salon Interview plus poems: Poet Lisa Delan from Jeff Kaliss. “The Literary Agent Who Lived the Plot of My Novel”: […]

Alan Watts and Woodacre

Alan Watts and Woodacre a flash memoir by Christie Nelson I used to listen to Alan Watts broadcast for KPFA Berkeley when I lived in Woodacre. Whatever he said I […]

Poetry Review: Avotcja Jiltonilro

“I can reliably recommend her as one of the only poets who’ll have you wanting to dance…” With Every Step I Take 2 from Avotcja Jiltonilro Jeff Kaliss Poetry Review […]

Jack Kerouac Recuerdo

Jack Kerouac Recuerdo                                             by k.k.mills Jack Kerouac was born one […]

Mad Men Revisited

Mad Men Revisited by J.Macon King Imagine— The new 007 strides into M’s office. 007, as always, is tall, dark, handsome, impeccably dressed. Supremely confident, of course. M: Drink, 007? […]


 “The best satire about Mill Valley since McFadden’s The Serial. Many have tried and many have failed, but Meisler hits Marin County’s quirky nails smack in the head with his […]

Down to Peru

 “We planned to cover 1,100 miles from Lima to Ecuador in one week and attempt some of the longest waves anywhere.” “Fortune goes to the prepared. Disaster hunts the others.” […]

Recent Issues

Issues #19—22  Issue #19: That mysterious Mill Valley scent of foggy redwood, madrone and chaparral. Our history of hikers, hippies and city escapers—to creeks, to waterfalls and canyons, so wild, […]

MillValleyLit Interview List

Can you name these writers whom we have interviewed?       .     Previous MillValleyLit interviews include: T.C. Boyle, Peter Coyote, DeLorean Auto CFO Walter Strycker, Anne R. […]

Poetry 21

            Profile of Bryan Franco, Poet                              by Jeff Kaliss            Across the […]

Book Reviews by Nick King

The Reviewer’s Review Mirror by NICK KING      The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is written by Stieg Larsson and is the first book in the Millenium series. TGWDT […]

Sands Hall

Winter 2022 Edition WINTERTIME… and the living is creative. The following Winter Issue Intro and creative update from ever-kinetic Sands Hall, MillValleyLit contributor. Sands creative achievements include author, playwright, director, […]