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The sky over California's Monterey Peninsula is a gray shroud. Big Sur to the south (Big South) is burning again. The Big Sur of Jack Kerouac, of Henry Miller, of Robinson Jeffers and his ``The Women of Big Sur.'' Of the poet Eric Barker. Of the artist Emile Norman and the sculptor Gordon Newell....
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If you live on California's Monterey Peninsula, Big Sur to the south (``Big South'') is like an exotic cousin or friend who is  slightly different than you and me. That's probably why it has a literary record of attracting the offbeat and different, say Jack Kerouac (``Big Sur'') and Henry Miller...