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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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Dec.07.2012 - 1:16 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky's reading at MAPP, Chattering Loom, San Francisco.
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Dec.07.2012 - 11:39 am
posted by John Hospodka
John Hospodka's 'Dog Speak: Homage to an American Poet' sets out to pay tribute to writer and poet Jim Harrison. Against the backdrop of a hallucinatory weekend in the 'country' and the eventual sad...
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Dec.06.2012 - 11:24 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
Because tomorrow marks the beginning of Hanukkah, the CCC breaks for a true gem:  Studs Terkel interviewing Isaac Bashevis Singer.
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Dec.06.2012 - 10:26 am
posted by Caridad Pineiro
When Hurricane Sandy came roaring onto the Jersey Shore, it left a path of destruction in her wake. I was blessed that my home and my daughter’s shop were unaffected by the storm, although our towns...
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Dec.06.2012 - 9:44 am
posted by Barbara Froman
What would the holidays be without Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's suite from the Nutcracker? Here it is, Walt Disney style, from Fantasia (1940). The conductor is Leopold Stokowski.
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Dec.05.2012 - 8:36 am
posted by Barbara Froman
Judy Garland's moist eyes and rich, soulful voice.... Is there anything more lovely, more wistful than this? Meet me in St. Louis (1944) Dir. Vincente Minnelli
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Dec.04.2012 - 2:16 pm
posted by Alexander Galant
A 1-minute trailer for the award-winning historical thriller novel DEPTH OF DECEPTION (A Titanic Murder Mystery) by Alexander Galant
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Dec.04.2012 - 10:22 am
posted by Barbara Froman
You know those evenings, after you've been out shopping all day?  You just want to veg on your sofa, but you're also famished, and not sure what you want. Maybe a nice juicy hamburger would hit...
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Dec.04.2012 - 9:26 am
posted by Laura Miller
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Dec.03.2012 - 6:48 pm
posted by Anastasia M Ashman
You know you're the perfect candidate. We see it all the time: capable, talented, skilled people being overlooked. Maybe you're not getting hired or promoted, or asked to speak. It's...
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Aug.18.2010 - 10:57 am
posted by Michele Scott
As the Vineyard Manager at Malveaux Estates, Nikki Sands knows a lot about wine pairings, but she has a harder time making matches in her own life. Meanwhile, when the resort adds a boutique hotel...
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Oct.08.2008 - 8:06 am
posted by Andrew Kaplan
On a brutal winter's day in 1650 in Stockholm, the Frenchman René Descartes, the most influential and controversial thinker of his time, was buried after a cold and lonely death far from home....
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Feb.04.2009 - 11:58 am
posted by Bozena Intrator
"In Your eyes" - a poem by Bozena Intrator - the second poem of 25 poems written 1998-2001 for Klaus Maria Brandauer. The poems were published 2005 as a poetry book with an audio CD in German and in...
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Apr.02.2009 - 10:24 am
posted by jeffery mcnary
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Sep.07.2009 - 9:09 am
posted by Julia Stein
Slow Food involved in planting 1st victory garden in front of S.F. City Hall
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Oct.03.2009 - 9:56 am
posted by Vicki Nikolaidis
Henri, the haunted cat, is the flip side of QuickDraw McGraw seen from the perspective of German expression. Not to be missed! Thanks RedRoomer Druid Lance Foster for the tip!
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Jun.22.2010 - 3:31 pm
posted by Sheila English
The first book in the Solitary Tales suspense series will remind you what it means to believe in what you cannot see. Learn more about this book: http://tinyurl.com/35ubyld Learn more about this...
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Apr.02.2009 - 10:24 am
posted by jeffery mcnary
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Aug.27.2009 - 12:42 am
posted by Sheila English
Chock full of great, innovative experiments that are sure to be a hit with judges, National Geographics Science Fair Winners are your guides to the annual school science fair. In this video, a...
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Aug.18.2010 - 10:50 am
posted by Michele Scott
In this exciting first installment of the Wine Lovers Mystery Series, the murder of a top winemaker sours Nikki Sands' new job on a Napa Valley vineyard, and she is determined to solve the case...
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