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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.26.2008 - 12:46 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
This event took place on June 18, 2008, as a part of the Authors@Google series.
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Aug.26.2008 - 11:00 am
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Kathleen Kent is a tenth generation descendent of Martha Carrier. She paints a haunting portrait, not just of Puritan New England, but also of one family's deep and abiding love in the face of fear...
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Aug.26.2008 - 5:35 am
posted by Scott C. Holstad
This is one of Bukowski's better known poems, and it's well loved. Unfortunately, this is not, I don't believe, Bukowski actually reading the poem. Rather, I think it's Harry Dean Stanton....
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Aug.25.2008 - 12:45 pm
June 24, 2008 at Google's NY headquarters
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Aug.25.2008 - 12:19 pm
August 2007
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Aug.25.2008 - 12:17 pm
One video capsule from my February 2008 Big Think interview
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Aug.24.2008 - 9:38 pm
posted by Edmund Jenks
Weblog Name: MAXINE
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Aug.22.2008 - 11:55 am
posted by Lisa Solod
This is one of the funniest thing I have ever seen. Enjoy.
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Aug.22.2008 - 10:41 am
posted by James Patterson
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Aug.22.2008 - 10:36 am
posted by James Patterson
How many books does James read a year? He answers the question here.
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Mar.01.2011 - 8:10 pm
posted by Robert Bauer
Book trailer for C.J. In a Pickle by Robert Bauer
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Apr.15.2011 - 9:21 am
posted by Sheila English
A highly personal and powerful memoir about change, hope, and human transformation from Ashley Judd, one of Americas most beloved actresses, with a foreword by award winning journalist Nicholas...
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Apr.24.2011 - 6:11 am
posted by Sheila English
Elvira Witsil’s difficult life in rural Wisconsin is made yet harder when her peculiar sister, Jessie, is discovered to be a seer. This powerful YA novel from Diana Greenwood leads a family on a...
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Jun.16.2011 - 3:49 pm
posted by former member
Mother is one of my all-time favorite movies. In this scene, Albert Brooks goes to the store with his mother and they argue over whether spending extra money on food is a waste of time. Classic!
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Jul.25.2011 - 1:58 pm
posted by Sheila English
New York Times bestselling author Mary B. Morrison’s emotionally charged new African American novel The Eternal Engagement chronicles the sacrifices, betrayals, and choices of three individuals who’...
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Aug.03.2011 - 2:32 pm
posted by Sheila English
Vi knows the Rule: Girls don’t walk with boys, and they never even think about kissing them. But no one makes Vi want to break the Rules more than Zenn. The Thinkers may have brainwashed the rest of...
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Aug.15.2011 - 8:30 am
posted by former member
I absolutely love this song and the best part about it, no words. But it tells a story. Of a different time. When love and music were intertwined, in a world where freedom equals expression. So, sit...
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Oct.24.2011 - 10:26 am
posted by Sheila English
Julia Mendoza is driven by her business since her husband Carlos passed away at a young age. She works hard and doesn’t take time for fun. Annoyance with an ex friend has her begging a local surfer...
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Oct.24.2011 - 7:04 pm
posted by Terese Svoboda
Gogol Bordello track, with crickets. The excerpt read is about the Civil War balloon that's the deus ex machina.
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Jun.12.2008 - 5:39 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
The #1 bestselling novelist in the UK now makes her U.S. debut with a hardhitting story that combines the brutality and deep family ties of The Sopranos with an unparalleled look at the underbelly of...
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