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Feb.06.2011 - 1:14 pm
posted by Cheryl L Snell
We drown in the details— what to bring to potluck, where to meet for coffee. There’s a Starbuck’s on the corner where we once sold lemonade, our homemade sign coming apart in an attic somewhere. We...
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Nov.09.2011 - 5:24 pm
posted by Erica Jong, Ph.D.
"At the time I wrote Fear of Flying," recalls Erica Jong, "there was not a book that said women are romantic, women are intellectual, women are sexual—and brought all those things together."...
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Aug.19.2011 - 1:42 pm
posted by Larry R. Smith
Here a short poem video I've made this day to share. It uses my poem WALKING A FIELD INTO EVENING which has been printed in several places, most recently in Yoga International magazine. Peace
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Apr.08.2011 - 12:06 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Strand Book Store, New York- February 23, 2011
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Aug.03.2009 - 8:46 am
posted by John Y. Cole
Confessions of a Loyal Librarian Redroom.com presents exclusive video of John Y. Cole, a historian of the Library of Congress and founding director of its Center for the Book. John has worked at the...
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Dec.29.2010 - 9:43 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
Celebrated author Salman Rushdie talks to NDTV's Barkha Dutt on his latest book Luka and the Fire of Life. Rushdie says his new book is a product of the strong desire of his younger son Milan.
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May.30.2011 - 2:33 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam reads his essay, "Afghanistan Can't Wash Away Vietnam" from "New California Writing" - an anthology of writing about California by Californian Writers. He is the author of East Eats West:...
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Nov.28.2010 - 4:29 pm
posted by Midge Raymond
A cautionary tale about husband-and-wife authors, "Love in the Time of Amazon.com," by John Yunker and Midge Raymond. And a book trailer (of sorts) for The Tourist Trail by John Yunker and Forgetting...
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Jul.25.2012 - 12:36 pm
posted by China Galland
Resurrecting Love: The Cemetery That Can Heal a Nation documents the powerful racial conflict over the right to visit cemeteries and to know your ancestors.  This work in progress follows two...
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Nov.22.2013 - 12:01 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Ivory Madison, founder and CEO of Red Room, shares her advice for writers wanting to finish their book.
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Nov.21.2013 - 11:45 am
posted by Caroline Leavitt
I made a ten minute video talking about my NYT and US Today bestselling novel IS THIS TOMORROW.  How I never gave up. Funny research. Why a meatloaf train is a showstopper meal in the 1950s, and...
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Nov.19.2013 - 4:30 pm
posted by C. B. Murphy
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Nov.18.2013 - 4:55 pm
posted by Joan Cartwright
Who is Joan Cartwright? Jazz/Blues Musician & Vocalist @ www.joancartwright.com  Composer & Lyricist Author & Poet Herstorian @ www.lulu.com/spotlight/divajc Performer•Producer•...
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Nov.15.2013 - 2:09 pm
posted by C. B. Murphy
C. B. Murphy discusses his novel-in-progress Bardo Zsa Zsa. In the spirit Vonnegut's speculative fiction, Murphy follows the Heaven's Gate cult as it successfully arives on its UFO destination....
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Nov.15.2013 - 9:55 am
posted by Meg Waite Clayton
A video peek at The Wednesday Daughters, by New York Times bestseller Meg Waite Clayton.
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Nov.13.2013 - 12:46 pm
posted by Toby Tate
When Daniel Ivanov's father dies in a freak accident, he inherits all his worldly possessions, including a hand-woven Anatolian prayer rug whose bright colors and elaborate designs have been...
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Nov.12.2013 - 1:45 pm
posted by Cynthia Neale
Hemingway posed for beer ads, Walt Whitman self-published Leaves of Grass and wrote his own reviews under a pseudonym; In 1887, Guy de Maupassant sent up a hot-air balloon over the Seine with the...
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Apr.03.2008 - 6:19 pm
posted by former member
Rated NV for No Vegetarians: This video may not be appropriate for viewing by vegetarians, but otherwise I love the song.
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Nov.03.2010 - 1:09 pm
posted by Peter Conners
February 3, 2010. Peter Conners reads and discusses his memoir,Growing Up Dead: The Hallucinated Confessions of a Teenage Deadhead (Da Capo Press, 2010) for Syracuse University's Raymond Carver...
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Mar.27.2013 - 9:55 am
posted by Kim Cooper
For the last 94 years, Cutie has behaved like a lady. She has done what is expected of her with a smile and all the graciousness a lady can muster. But always, she has wondered how things would have...
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Apr.16.2011 - 4:42 am
posted by Jerry Oglesby
The Trilogy, Paradise Vampire Style Begins With TERROR IN PARADISE, Which Follows Count Dracula IV In This Fictional, Erotic, Suspense, Thriller, And Horror Novel; As A Misunderstood Vampire, Which...
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Feb.24.2009 - 12:29 pm
posted by Edmund Jenks
In the final stage of the Tour Of California 2009, Lance Armstrong pulled off a move that I suspect he (or any competitive cyclist) has been wanting to perform since he was taken down by a fan's...
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Feb.04.2013 - 3:56 pm
posted by Michael Provitera
Recipe for Success  2013, Michael Provitera, All Rights Reserved .Prep Time: 2 to 4 years; Inactive Prep Time: 8 hours per night; Cook Time: 1 hour; Easy; Serves: One person serving...
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Apr.17.2009 - 1:06 pm
Here, you will see part one of five (or six--who knows? I'm bad at this) of the Orinda Book reading of April 16th. This was the kickoff reading for WOMBA, featuring Michelle Richmond, Susan...
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May.13.2013 - 1:20 pm
posted by Robert Wrigley
Half a dozen poems from Anatomy of Melancholy and Other Poems.
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Dec.27.2008 - 10:33 am
posted by Andrew Q Lam
New America Media's editor, Andrew Lam, gave an honest discussion about his own writing life at Contra Costa College in 2000. He's the author of the Pen American Award winning book, "Perfume Dreams:...
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Nov.18.2011 - 4:29 am
posted by Gary Tenuta
Fact:Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) was (and still is) arguably the most notorious occultist and practitioner of the black arts the world has ever known. The British press labeled him "The Wickedest...
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