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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.26.2013 - 7:34 am
posted by Hilary Brodey
Interview with author Jennifer Futernick
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Aug.25.2013 - 3:51 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky performing "Baby Bridge Dragonfly" at Pegasus Books in Berkeley, at Lyrics and Dirges, August 2013.
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Aug.22.2013 - 1:34 am
posted by Brian Kavanagh
Teaser Video for book five in Belinda Lawrence mystery series.
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Aug.19.2013 - 9:01 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
This short video was shot at a talk Pauline Rowson gave in June 2013 to members of the Emsworth U3A. In it she discusses how long it takes her to write a crime novel, first drafts and revisions....
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Aug.19.2013 - 8:22 am
posted by Andrew Sean Greer
Here is me on ukulele singing about my new novel, The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells, which comes out in June from Ecco! Recorded in a kitchen near my office at the Freie Universitat in Berlin,...
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Aug.16.2013 - 10:31 am
posted by J R Lankford
You know how Clark Kent strips off his disguise to turn into Superman? Child's play. Try being a logical person explaining what happened to her in meditation!  Instead of using a cape and an S,...
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Aug.16.2013 - 6:11 am
posted by Barbara Froman
La Rivière du Hibou (trans. The Owl River), directed by Robert Enrico is an award-winning film adaptation of "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" released in 1962, and aired on The Twilight Zone in...
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Aug.15.2013 - 9:58 pm
posted by Gordon L Kuhn
A video about The Pelman Murders. It is an introduction to the book.
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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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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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Jun.28.2008 - 7:49 pm
posted by Karen Dionne
Jeffrey Anderson, M.D. Ph.D. is the author of two biomedical thrillers: SLEEPER CELL and SECOND GENESIS. His research has been published in numerous elite scientific journals, including Science,...
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Jan.12.2012 - 12:25 am
How To Write a Thriller in 48 Hours         I am a huge fan of thrillers. I am particularly drawn to short thrillers of the Twilight Zone type. In fact, I...
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May.15.2010 - 12:16 pm
posted by Jayne Lyn Stahl
A video of my reading in Greenwich Village in April, 2010 to launch publication of "Riding with Destiny," a new collection of my poetry from NYQ Books. Video was filmed by Zach D. Roberts.
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Apr.30.2013 - 12:56 pm
posted by Geling Yan
作家严歌苓:小女人 大宇宙-杨澜访谈录 Yang Lan One-on-One:  Interviewed by China's Most Famous Talk Show Journalist (similar to Oprah or Barbara Walters)
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May.18.2010 - 11:19 am
posted by Jayne Lyn Stahl
Jayne Lyn Stahl reads with Gordon Massman, and Tony Gloeggler as a 40th anniversary celebration for The New York Quarterly, and to celebrate the publication of her new collection of poetry, "Riding...
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Dec.23.2007 - 1:26 am
posted by Jonathon Keats
San Francisco writer, critic and conceptual artist Jonathon Keats is looking for God, and he thinks he may have found Him -- in a petri dish. Spark trails Keats as he works on his latest project,...
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Aug.26.2012 - 3:24 pm
posted by Jason Lewis
He survived a terrifying crocodile attack off Australia’s Queensland coast, blood poisoning in the middle of the Pacific, malaria in Indonesia and China, and acute mountain sickness in the Himalayas...
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Apr.25.2011 - 8:33 pm
posted by Amy D Shojai
Amy Shojai, CABC suggests the "sock trick" to help a reader's cat learn to love the new boyfriend, in this Ask Amy video posted at http://www.amyshojai.com "Bling, Bitches & Blood" blog.
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