Oh, writers. Oh readers, journalists, poets and book nerds--your festival is here.
The 13th annual Litquake, the city's largest literary festival featuring 163 events and more than 850 authors, is in town all week long. And most of the events are free.
Come check out live readings, parties, workshops, discussions and even opportunities to get your work published.
And while no reasonable slideshow could possibly encompass all of the amazing Litquake events this week (more than 50 events are included in the one-night Lit Crawl alone), here are a few of our favorites: