Columnist Armen D. Bacon’s childhood memory of dinner with William Saroyan: the burly curl of his mustache, a feisty staccato in his sentence structure, that fierce eye contact.
Columnist Armen D. Bacon’s childhood memory of dinner with William Saroyan: the burly curl of his mustache, a feisty staccato in his sentence structure, that fierce eye contact. Richard Darby Fresno Bee file photo
Columnist Armen D. Bacon’s childhood memory of dinner with William Saroyan: the burly curl of his mustache, a feisty staccato in his sentence structure, that fierce eye contact. Richard Darby Fresno Bee file photo

Armen D. Bacon: Celebrating William Saroyan

August 29, 2015 08:00 AM

UPDATED August 29, 2015 03:00 PM

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About Armen D. Bacon

Armen D. Bacon

@armenbacon

Armen D. Bacon is a writer and co-author of "Griefland — an Intimate Portrait of Love, Loss and Unlikely Friendship" (Globe Pequot Press, 2012) and a collection of essays, "My Name is Armen - a Life in Column Inches." Email: armenbacon@gmail.com.