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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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Oct.14.2013 - 11:04 am
posted by William Wynne
Smoky received high honors in Australia this past year. July 20, '12. The Australian Defence Force Tracker and War Dog Association combat medal. and then the Bronze memorial at the Hospital. Dec, 12...
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Oct.11.2013 - 9:45 am
posted by Larry R. Smith
Two lovely poems by the ancient Tang poet Wang Wei are released here for contemplation and enjoyment. The music and voice recording is by Larry Smith and Monte Page at Bottom Dog Press...Songs of the...
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Oct.10.2013 - 12:25 pm
posted by Loren Rhoads
Almost every tourist destination has a graveyard. You go to Yosemite National Park: there's a graveyard. The Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park: both graveyards....
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Oct.05.2013 - 9:47 am
posted by Parthenia Hicks
  Parthenia M. Hicks, poet laureate emerita of Los Gatos, moderates a discussion on the topic "Poetry from War" with poets Brian Turner and David Sullivan.  
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Oct.03.2013 - 9:10 pm
posted by LaQuana Jones
It is never okay to bully anyone.
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Sep.26.2013 - 12:06 pm
What is motivation and inspiration? Is motivation and inspiration the same? Most people use these two words synonymously, but there is a difference between the two? While watching this 2.5min vlog...
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Jun.23.2008 - 5:49 pm
posted by Markos Kounalakis
Markos Kounalakis directed and produced the 14-minute short film based on “The War Prayer” by Mark Twain. Mark Twain wrote a poem where a society beseeches God for victory in war. A prophet appears...
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Nov.11.2012 - 9:29 am
posted by Mara Buck
Words and artwork dedicated to veterans.
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Feb.09.2008 - 7:34 pm
posted by Merrill Markoe
In the event of an emergency, how helpful will your dogs be?
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Dec.12.2011 - 9:30 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam, the son of a general for the South Vietnamese Army, came to California at age eleven, during the fall of Saigon. His first book, Perfume Dreams, chronicles life as an immigrant in America...
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:48 pm
posted by Khaled Hosseini
Funny video of conversation between Stephen Colbert and Khaled Hosseini on BookTV.
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Jul.31.2008 - 12:05 pm
They have always known they were different, but neither Claire Edwards nor Darl James knew why. Not more...until they met each other and learned how their two powers merged. Now, they must try to...
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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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Mar.03.2010 - 8:07 am
posted by Naseem Rakha
Book Trailer for The Crying Tree By Naseem Rakha
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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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