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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 - 10:53 pm
posted by Kemble Scott
Author Kemble Scott explains the true story behind one of the scenes from his bestselling novel SoMa. BART is the commuter train service for San Francisco, but it's also where strangers meet for...
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Sep.05.2009 - 4:33 am
posted by Ugo Mattei
Talk by Laura Nader, Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley and co-author (with Ugo Mattei) of Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal. The talk was given at the Law of...
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Oct.17.2011 - 2:11 am
posted by Felicia Mitchell
On October 11, 2011, Daron Vaught interviews Dr. Felicia Mitchell, professor of English at Emory & Henry College,  for EHC-TV, the college television station broadcast by Comcast in the...
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Jul.31.2009 - 3:47 pm
posted by Sue Glasco
This brought laughs to our family. Just going onto veggies, and Maddux likes them. His brother Aidan is talking on imaginary phone in background. Of course, we think anything these two boys do is...
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May.29.2011 - 9:34 pm
posted by JM Cornwell
Alone. Abandoned. Homeless. Pearl struggles to get back to the mainstream of work, car and food when she is arrested on a false charge. In jail, she struggles against fear among women of all classes...
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Mar.05.2008 - 5:13 pm
posted by Toni Mirosevich
Toni Mirosevich in San Francisco for Litquake 2007. Reading at Life Lines: Writing from Experience.
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Dec.08.2008 - 11:11 am
posted by Colby Buzzell
Can Stop-Loss Be Stopped? Military Returns Troops To War After They've Completed Tours, Even After They've Left Active Duty http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4652949n (CBS) The Pentagon...
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Nov.15.2008 - 6:12 pm
posted by Stephen Evans
Some very talented friends of mine filmed a scene from my novel The Marriage of True Minds. Hope you enjoy it. Steve
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Oct.09.2012 - 7:11 am
posted by Sal Corrente
Book trailer for The Pirate Ship, Volume 2 of The Adventures of Boochi Malloochi.
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Sep.23.2010 - 2:29 pm
posted by DK Christi
*A new voice in fiction…and through her stories perhaps discover something new about yourself. – Amazon.com *Ghost Orchid is brilliant! . . . a must read. I can't say enough about this title....
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