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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.01.2008 - 2:57 pm
posted by Peter Coyote
On Monday, April 21, 2008, I was part of a panel of Red Room authors that discussed community among writers in the age of the internet. Here's a preview in which each of us describes how he or she...
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May.01.2008 - 2:52 pm
posted by Belle Yang
On Monday, April 21, 2008, I was part of a panel of Red Room authors that discussed community among writers in the age of the internet. Here's a preview in which each of us describes how he or she...
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Apr.30.2008 - 4:29 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
When Adam Lowry and Eric Ryan founded Method, the environmentally friendly brand of cleaning products, they used packaging stylish enough to showcase on the countertop and pleasant aromas such as...
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Apr.30.2008 - 12:57 pm
posted by Phil Bronstein
Writer and actress Carrie Fisher has spent the past few months at Berkeley Rep with her solo show WISHFUL DRINKING. Amazingly, she still had more to say to Chronicle Editor at Large Phil Bronstein...
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Apr.30.2008 - 12:56 pm
posted by Phil Bronstein
Chronicle editor at Large Phil Bronstein speaks with writer and actress Carrie Fisher.
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Apr.30.2008 - 12:05 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Dr. Jonathan Ransom, world-class mountaineer and surgeon for Doctors Without Borders, is climbing in the Swiss Alps with his beautiful wife, Emma, when a blizzard sets in. In their bid to escape the...
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Apr.30.2008 - 12:01 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Nicolas Creel is a man on a mission. He heads up the world's largest defense contractor, The Ares Corporation. Dick Pender is the man Creel retains to "perception manage" his company to even more...
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Apr.30.2008 - 10:44 am
posted by Phil Bronstein
Before the Chronicle's Editor at Large, Phil Bronstein, interviewed noted journalist Carl Bernstein, at San Francisco's Jewish Community Center they hooked up backstage for a lively conversation...
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Apr.30.2008 - 10:41 am
posted by Phil Bronstein
Chronicle editor at large Phil Bronstein sat down with sex educator and Chronicle columnist Violet Blue, to discuss sex and scandal.
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Apr.30.2008 - 10:30 am
posted by Phil Bronstein
Chronicle Editor at Large Phil Bronstein and Chronicle Political Writer Carla Marinucci sat down in February to talk about, among other topics, why the upcoming national election has her "more...
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Jul.09.2009 - 3:48 pm
posted by Sheila English
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench shortly before her fiftieth birthday. Now she's juggling her sewing machine shop and a series of clients seeking help with their own...
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Jul.10.2009 - 2:48 pm
posted by Michael Davis
Some times the story behind the story can be interesting. This video explores how the novel BLIND CONSENT was born and the personal linkage with the author, Michael Davis. Excerpts and reviews can be...
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Aug.27.2009 - 12:42 am
posted by Sheila English
The year is 1888. London is ghostly and gas-lit. The Ripper is merely an omen. Miss Percy Parker holds perilous prophecy in death-pale hands as shes drawn into an intimate, dangerous dance at the...
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Aug.30.2009 - 9:02 pm
Anthology featuring writings by Farah Lawal, Serena Wills, Margaux Dellote-Bennett, Randy Gross, Amy Blondell, Omar Akbar, Tichaona Munhamo Chinyelu, Anthony Spires and more. Cover art by Sharon...
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Oct.07.2009 - 5:43 am
posted by Paul Boczkowski
Paul Boczkowski is the guest on Brian Lamar's radio show Salute to the Armed Forces. He talks about the upcoming reunion of his infantry company from Vietnam 1968 - 1969. A 40th Reunion of Alpha...
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Oct.07.2009 - 10:27 am
posted by Dashka Slater
A second grader in Sandown, New Hampshire retells The Sea Serpent and Me with his own illustrationss. Precious!
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Oct.21.2009 - 1:14 pm
posted by Sheila English
What do vampire, romance lit and the Bible have in common...Plenty. Escaping the Vampire offers your teen girl a real immortal hero who can truly fulfill her hearts deepest desire, Christ. Escaping...
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Oct.23.2009 - 2:03 pm
posted by Sheila English
Personally, I am blessed in the following respect: I have yet in my own life to be burdened with the loss of one who has been very close to me. However, I understand the process of grief and what it...
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Oct.28.2009 - 2:41 am
posted by Sheila English
Hollington Homecoming Queen Beverly Turner is pulling out all the stops for her ten year class reunion. Lucius Gray needs time out from his workaholic life. Both have been burn by love and agree to...
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Oct.28.2009 - 2:42 am
posted by Sheila English
Meet the stars of DogTown If you love dogs, youll love these remarkable tales of rescue, rehabilitation and redemption, beginning with Georgia, one of the Michael Vick dogs, who was given a second...
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