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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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May.10.2013 - 6:55 pm
posted by Kristen Caven
Kristen Caven reads the "glass slipper" passage at her picnic lawn-lawnch-lunch party at Lake Merritt in Oakland. 
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May.09.2013 - 11:30 am
posted by Warren Adler
Warren Adler goes on The Rita Cosby Show on WOR 710 AM to discuss his novel The War of the Roses-The Children, the sequel to his iconic novel The War of the Roses.  
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May.09.2013 - 11:06 am
posted by Warren Adler
TV star Dorothy Cascerceri notes the best A-List Mother's Day gifts for this year, adding Warren Adler's The War of the Roses-The Children to that list.
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May.09.2013 - 6:04 am
posted by Terry Spear
Jaguar shifter Maya Anderson learns about a secret jaguar society through underground social networking sites. She wanted to discover others like her, but now she's got more trouble than she...
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May.09.2013 - 5:52 am
posted by Terry Spear
They start out in the Amazon on a mission with hot SEAL Bjornolf ghosting the mission. When they return, Hunter's got another for them--all to do with Christmas--something Anna's not keen on...
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May.09.2013 - 5:30 am
posted by Terry Spear
Seeking to save Cassie from the dark fae, Princess Alicia runs into trouble in the form of dangerous fae seers. A dragon fae, who is different from all the rest, is sent to locate and rescue her....
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May.09.2013 - 5:22 am
posted by Terry Spear
  The motto of the vampires is that humans have to deal with problems on their own. But when Levka and his friends risk all to save human girls, he is injured and so the adventure begins. A...
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May.08.2013 - 12:48 pm
On May 8, 2013 the Cinearts Dome (formerly known as the Century 5) was demolished. It will be missed by so many.
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May.06.2013 - 6:42 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky reads three poems at Broken Poetry Tremont Crawl, Cleveland, April 22, 2013.
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May.06.2013 - 6:38 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky reads a prose poem "It" at Broken Pulpit Poetry Festival in Cleveland, April 21, 2013.
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Dec.28.2011 - 1:07 pm
posted by Robin Lim
If the placenta is left attached to the umbilical cord (and baby) after birth for a while, it keeps transferring stem cells, nutrients, antibodies, and "extra intelligence" to the baby--just like...
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Oct.12.2009 - 3:54 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Six minute slightly humorous overview of my graphic novel, Huntress: Year One, now in its second printing by DC Comics. This was a reading at Litquake 2009 as part of their Visualize This: Graphic...
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Jan.13.2008 - 4:49 pm
posted by Barack Obama
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama addresses the 2004 Democratic National Convention. The speech gave rise to the title of his second book, The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream.
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Jan.12.2008 - 10:45 pm
posted by Douglas Evans
Involving a thrilling adventure that crosses many countries, oceans, continents, time zones, and world capitals, MVP: Magellan Voyage Project by Douglas Evans made an ideal Community Read selection...
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Nov.29.2011 - 3:06 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
Crime author Pauline Rowson in conversation with Tony Smith, discussing Writing A Crime Novel: ideas, characters, research, getting started.
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Dec.13.2011 - 4:21 am
posted by Geling Yan
A U.S. trailer for "The Flowers of War," based on my work, has just been released. It reveals more of the story than the Chinese trailer does: http://youtu.be/5w9B7AidyaU I don't know of any other...
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Jan.13.2008 - 4:50 pm
posted by Barack Obama
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama addresses the 2004 Democratic National Convention. The speech gave rise to the title of his second book, The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream.
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Jan.14.2008 - 12:34 pm
posted by Barack Obama
Barack Obama speaks to his supporters after emerging victorious in the Iowa caucuses on January 3rd, 2008.
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May.22.2008 - 2:39 pm
posted by Po Bronson
Here's a great interview where Po Bronson talks with Oprah about his book, "What Should I Do With My Life?"
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