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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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Mar.01.2013 - 2:42 pm
posted by Jeanne McElvaney
Beauty comes in many colors and I love the subtle hues that color my inner world.
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Feb.25.2013 - 10:44 am
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky reading her poem "The Hat" at Saturday Night Special.
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Feb.25.2013 - 7:30 am
posted by Cliff Burns
Cliff Burns gives a rare public reading, filmed in October, 2012 at the launch of two books:  New & Selected Poems (1984-2011) and Stromata: Prose Works (1992-2011). "Out Loud" was directed...
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Feb.22.2013 - 8:04 pm
posted by Kristen Caven
This is an introduction to a high-concept musical/novel project by Kristen Caven and composer Michael O'Dell.
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Feb.22.2013 - 2:04 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky reading her memoir at 5 Memoirists at Meridian Gallery.
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Feb.21.2013 - 11:50 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011) by William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg
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Feb.21.2013 - 11:12 am
posted by K.M. Rider
Appearance on Meet the Author, January 2013 Let's talk about publishing stresses and successes! Updates on my recent assignments for The Writer magazine, including author websites,...
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Feb.21.2013 - 11:02 am
posted by K.M. Rider
Co-host Meet the Author, October 2012 What is metaphysical fiction? What is a visionary story? In this episode, along with host Jason Alster, I interview novelist Patricia Sheehy about...
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Feb.21.2013 - 10:54 am
posted by Barbara Froman
The Critic (1963) Dir. Ernest Pintoff (written and narrated by Mel Brooks)
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Dec.13.2007 - 5:20 pm
posted by Jane Ganahl
Jane Ganahl reads at Litquake 2007, the annual San Francisco literary festival that she co-founded.
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Mar.19.2008 - 6:31 pm
posted by Cristina Perez
Cristina Perez and her husband Chris Gonzalez open their home to TV's EXTRA in this intimate interview. Video can be seen at: http://www.cristinaperez.tv/press.htm...along with other video clips and...
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Sep.12.2012 - 9:15 pm
posted by Bill Vartnaw
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Dec.31.2007 - 2:14 pm
posted by Po Bronson
Redroom.com presents Po Bronson (What Should I Do With My Life?) reading at Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival. Bronson talks about when readers are driven to profound acts—...
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Sep.15.2012 - 2:24 am
posted by Joseph Means
Millie promised her dog Honey and her litters - Salazar, Jasmine, Burt and Blinky a day of fun and picnic at the lake. She kept her word, and they set out trekking at the edge of the forest. As they...
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Mar.14.2009 - 12:44 pm
posted by Belle Yang
Produced by Paul and Marie Boczkowski of Longtimers. Please visit http://www.youtube.com/longtimers At Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/Foo-Flying-Frog-Washtub-Pond/dp/0763636150/ref=pd_... To see...
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Dec.10.2007 - 7:28 pm
posted by Neal Pollack
My son tells you everything you need to know about the WGA strike.
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Sep.23.2012 - 10:22 am
posted by Mitch Cullin
One writer, one cat, & eighteen years of uneasy companionship: author Mitch Cullin talks about his beloved yet cranky pet Zooey and how this singular feline—despite her violent attacks...
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Sep.12.2012 - 1:22 am
posted by Richard Zimler
In 2009, Swedish film director Solveig Nordlund made a short based on my story, The Slow Mirror. The film stars Gracinda Nave, Marta Peneda and me.  It won the Best Drama award at the New York...
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