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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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Aug.15.2013 - 4:13 pm
posted by Anastasia M Ashman
Peter Sterlacci, an American expat and personal branding expert in Japan, included me in his Brand Mechanics video interview series. Peter writes: "As a long-term expat, she had to...
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Aug.13.2013 - 9:54 am
posted by Barbara Froman
I found this version of Cinderella (1922) by Lotte Reiniger, via Pretty Clever Films.  Enjoy!
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Aug.11.2013 - 8:12 pm
Rachelle Carson Begley and Ed Begley Jr. at Oprah. April 29th, 2009.
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Aug.11.2013 - 8:06 pm
Rachelle Carson Begley talks about sustainable living and gives us tips on what you can do now to to live a more natural lifestyle. Originally posted on abesmarket.com, July 2011
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Aug.10.2013 - 6:47 pm
posted by Mara Buck
Poem c2011 by Mara Buck linking the protest marches of today with those of the past. I wrote this poem during the first month of the Arab Spring. It is remarkably appropriate for the present...
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Aug.08.2013 - 12:13 pm
posted by Jonathan Lethem
Jonathan Lethem's collection of essays, The Ecstasy of Influence, is pretty meta, given that it begins by questioning its own existence. That's appropriate for the author who now occupies the...
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Aug.06.2013 - 9:31 am
posted by Mara Buck
Poem written in honor of the United Nations International Day of Peace, c2011 by MaraBuck
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Aug.02.2013 - 2:33 pm
posted by Hilary Brodey
An interview with Noel Young, founder of Capra Press.
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Jul.31.2013 - 2:16 pm
posted by Nadine Keels
Series by Nadine C. KeelsThe Movement of Crowns: The kingdom of Diachona is celebrating the twentieth birthday of Constance, the king's daughter. Yet, the festivities don't erase doubts about...
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Jan.17.2008 - 12:47 pm
posted by Keith Donohue
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Jan.15.2008 - 4:18 pm
posted by Lori Hope
Producer Michelle Mahoney produced this story that aired on The Hallmark Channel's morning show in December 2006 and January 2007
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Mar.27.2009 - 5:32 pm
posted by Alice Hoffman
Author (www.authormagazine.org) interviews Alice Hoffman.
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Dec.06.2007 - 4:58 pm
posted by Bharati Mukherjee
Red Room presents author Bharati Mukherjee reading at the San Francisco Public Library's Koret Auditorium during Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Jan.05.2008 - 4:43 pm
posted by Pat Montandon
This video is a 3’50” compilation of Pat Montandon’s work as the founder of Children as the Peacemakers/Children as Teachers of Peace, from 1983 to 2005. In the Kremlin, Russian children present the...
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:51 am
posted by Po Bronson
Po Bronson argues that when it comes to raising children, we've mistaken good intentions for good ideas. Nurtureshock: New Thinking about Children, written with Ashley Merryman, describes why that...
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:48 pm
posted by Norman Mailer
Appearing on ForaTV, internationally acclaimed author and journalist Norman Mailer discusses his views on national pride, the Iraq war, and American neoconservatives. This excerpt is taken from a...
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Mar.29.2012 - 3:48 pm
posted by Thaisa Frank
Literary Death Match: The romance of Irish literature--readings in a huge bar with all kinds of people.  Poland to be published in Enchantment--forthcoming in Summer 2012
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May.07.2008 - 2:26 pm
posted by Andrew Sean Greer
Novelist Andrew Sean Greer ("The Confessions of Max Tivoli") talks with Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket) about his new novel, "The Story of a Marriage." Their conversation takes place at the old Cliff...
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Jan.06.2010 - 10:47 pm
posted by Sam Barry
Sam Barry, author of How to Play the Harmonica: and Other Life Lessons, plays "Blackbird" with guitarist Todd Swenson. Buy the book: Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/How-Play-Harmonica-Other-Lessons/dp/...
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