Annual Candlelight Winter Solstice

To Know the Dark
Poetry Reading

December 21, 2016
Free event. Seating very limited. Reservations required.

This annual solstice event is absolutely magical! Poets are invited to come read their own poems or other poets’ work by candlelight on the theme of Wendell Berry's poem, “To Know the Dark.” Interested in participating? Contact the bookstore: 415-663-1542 or email

"To go in the dark with a light is to know the light.
To know the dark, go dark. Go without sight,
and find that the dark, too, blooms and sings,
and is traveled by dark feet and dark wings."

                                           —Wendell Berry