Looking for a little solace in the middle of your hectic day? Curious about Buddhism, but have no idea where to start? Well, this little treasure of a book is for you. Randomly flip to any page, and there will undoubtedly be something that applies to you. It is full of bite-sized wisdom, containing over 100 passages on acceptance, patience, compassion, and mindfulness by the beloved Buddhist nun, Pema Chodron. A perfect gift for anyone struggling with challenging emotions or seeking a little encouragement.
Join us as we celebrate the premiere of Los Angeles' new quarterly literary magazine, Slake! Founded by former LA Weekly editors Joe
Donnelly and Laurie Ochoa, Slake proves that print isn't dead by offering a beautiful, collectible volume of art, writing, and photography. Some of LA's finest authors and artists are included in the first issue, and five of them will be here to help us launch it: Jervey Tervalon, Michelle Huneven, Jerry Stahl, Jonathan Gold, and Erica Zora Wrightson will all be speaking about their contributions.