where the writers are

Latest News & Events

¡La Milonga deChocolate! Argentine Tango at Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco

May.14.2009

Come dance (or watch) Argentine tango at the famous Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco. Great music and terrific dance. Fine wines and food available.

Admission: Free

Note: This is an outdoor event. Dress in layers!

Presented by TangoCalifia.
Hosted by Beatrice Bowles and Terence Clarke.

Terence's Latest Blogs

Feb.22.2014 - 11:09 am
Liberal democracies did not simply spring from a void. According to Timothy Ferris in his compendious and very informative book The Science of Liberty: Democracy, Reason and the...
Continue Reading »
Jan.16.2014 - 11:46 am
0clip_image002.jpg
¡La Milonga de San Valentín! Bring your lover, bring your friend, bring your heart. The Ferry Building Market Street and The Embarcadero San Francisco Friday, February 7, 2014 5:...
Continue Reading »
Jan.09.2014 - 2:53 pm
the-sisters-schwartz.jpg
    One would seldom assert that the greatest of the Impressionists was a Swede. But once having seen the Anders Zorn...
Continue Reading »
Dec.11.2013 - 12:29 pm
Photo courtesy of Alison Singh Gee.
It comes as quite a surprise to Alison Singh Gee to learn that her first visit to her new husband’s family home will take her to a 100-room palace…that her husband’s family owns....
Continue Reading »

Comments from Terence

Oct.01.2008 - 10:54 am
In response to: Silence, Fred Astaire and Manners
Great to hear from you, and thanks especially for the information about the meaning of the word "respect".  I...
Oct.01.2008 - 1:05 am
In response to: Silence, Fred Astaire and Manners
Yes.  An "exit strategy".  I've been there.  Such bone-headed hubris is unforgivable, but common in start-up...
Aug.17.2008 - 10:58 am
In response to: Pablo Neruda's Love Sonnet 100: A Translation
Hello Belle: Yes, at long last (gasp!), it's completed.  Thanks for following along with me on this translation.  It...
Aug.06.2008 - 2:04 pm
In response to: Pablo Neruda's Love Sonnet 90: A Translation
Hello June: Thank you for writing. "I thought to die" is actually the literal translation of "pensé...
May.28.2008 - 4:17 pm
In response to: Tango at The de Young Museum, San Francisco
Hi Max: Thanks for writing. The de Young itself is a marvel, inside and out, and I think we're going to get a pretty...