From Los Angeles to San Francisco, from 1953 to now – Neeli Cherkovski uses bar scenes, café insights, family confessions, heartbreak and redemption, meditations on morality and the acceptance of self to transform memory, time and myth into an intimate poetic-memoir. He creates a window to the past and explores how time has shaped who he has become. It is here – the power of Cherkovski's talent surfaces. It is here – he finds himself, like an old friend in a warm embrace – Leaning Against Time.
Neeli gives an overview of the book:
Neeli Cherkovski was born in Santa Monica,CA. in 1945. He spent his earliest years in Los Angeles and then his family moved sixty miles east to San Bernardino where his father would eventually open a booktore and art gallery. While in high school Neeli edited THE BLACK CAT...