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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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Apr.06.2011 - 5:35 pm
posted by Michael Anthony
Acoustic Cover of the Song 'Scars' by the band Papa Roach. Please go to: http://www.MassCasualties.com Lyrics: "Scars" I tear my heart open, I sew myself shut My weakness is that I care too much And...
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Sep.26.2012 - 4:10 pm
posted by Sheila English
Every American must separate economics from politics to vote responsibly. In just one hour you can learn economics. You will understand the basics and most importantly, where the line is drawn...
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Mar.27.2009 - 5:52 pm
Maxine Hong Kingston burst on the literary scene in 1976 with her book, "The Woman Warrior" . A UC Berkeley graduate and professor, she has delighted audiences with books such as "China Men" and "...
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Jun.20.2008 - 1:12 pm
posted by Peter Trachtenberg
A Bengali-language interpretation of the Allen Ginsberg poem, "September on Jessore Road"
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Apr.12.2011 - 1:19 pm
posted by Lisa Yee
Huffington Post asked me to write an essay to help celebrate Beverly Cleary's 95th birthday. This is it . . .
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Dec.23.2011 - 3:12 pm
posted by Dr. Steve McSwain
Is knowing God a problem for you? Likely, your religion has made it so. Want to know a spirituality beyond religion? Watch Steve's latest vlog on this very subject.
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Mar.11.2008 - 10:59 am
posted by Kurt Andersen
Segment 1: A conversation about the Walter Reed controversy with Rep. John Tierney (D-MA) Segment 2: Kurt Andersen discusses his new book, HEYDAY.
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May.23.2008 - 10:38 am
posted by Gail Tsukiyama
Author Gail Tsukiyama answers audience questions on her book The Samurai's Garden at the San Francisco Main Library. Gail tells of her many inspirations for her books and discusses her creative...
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:05 pm
posted by Amy Tan
Amy Tan gives a revealing interview about music, singing, and performing.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:03 pm
posted by Clive Barker
Clive Barker talks about his upcoming works at the Fangoria magazine's Weekend of Horrors 2007 conference in Burbank, California.
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