My short story, Fox, just came out in American Fiction #16! I couldn’t be happier! It’s a coming of age story about an awkward young man who works at a corner grocery and the guy who protects him. It’s close to my heart, because I worked at just such a corner store in just such… Continue reading Fox in American Fiction
December 17, 2 – 4 p.m. Hennepin History Museum, 2303 3rd Ave So. Minneapolis Book reading Video presentation, Shinders to Shinders Discussion A panel discussion about the notorious Block E in downtown Minneapolis, featuring people who lived and worked there, including: Patrick Scully. Scully, a celebrated Twin Cities’ performance artist and founder of Patrick’s Cabaret,… Continue reading Block E: Minneapolis’s Times Square Fireside Chat
Hi! Come to my book event for Tales of Block E! I’ll be at Dunn Brothers, 4648 E Lake St, Minneapolis (at the river),4 – 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, to talk block E, books, what have you. It’ll be put on by Corazon gift store and Dunn Brothers. Coffee will be served in Dunn… Continue reading Let’s talk about Block E Sept. 15!
Dress up as Betsy Ross and go to a sewing bee. Prank call the queen: “do you have Prince Albert in a can?…oh, wait — that doesn’t make sense.” Put on a powdered wig and stand on a corner waving a sign for mufflers. Blow shit up. Eat watermelon until I hurl. Get dressed up… Continue reading 10 things I like to do on the 4th of July
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Well, now we know more about what brings this strange father and son duo to the Venice Cafe! Next week, they’ll continue to bond and reveal more about their personal journeys. We are just getting going! Get caught up at https://talesofblocke.wordpress.com/ And don’t forget about my book launch party! https://williamburleson.wordpress.com/2017/05/11/tales-of-block-e-book-launch-party/ I’ll read a little and… Continue reading Tales of Block E continues
You are invited to my book launch party! Tuesday, May 30, 7 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Nicollet Diner 1428 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN http://www.thenicolletdiner.com/ I’ll do a little book reading, but, most of all, let’s make this a celebration of Block E, that wonderfully fun and funky block. If you haven’t seen this yet, TAKE A LOOK at… Continue reading Tales of Block E book launch party