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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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Jan.03.2014 - 7:03 pm
posted by Joan Gelfand
I spoke with Rabbi Eric Weiss of the Jewish Healing Center about writing and literature with Jason K. Friedman, author of “Fire Season,” and Howard Freedman of the Jewish...
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Jan.02.2014 - 12:32 pm
posted by Kate Marshall
Hear what's on these people's bucket lists. What's on yours? If you imagine it, talk about it, and write it on a life map, it's more likely to happen. Learn more about life mapping at www....
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Jan.01.2014 - 11:56 am
posted by David Marshall
What will make you happy in life? Here are a few people's answers. The more you Dream it, Talk about it, and Write it down on a life map, the more likely you will live out your dreams! Learn about...
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Jan.01.2014 - 10:55 am
posted by Kate Marshall
What will make you happy in life? Here are a few people's answers. The more you Dream it, Talk about it, and Write it down on a life map, the more likely you will live out your dreams! Learn about...
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Dec.31.2013 - 5:39 pm
posted by Susan VanHecke
Mexican bandleader/stereo sound pioneer Esquivel!'s Malagueña Salerosa (Sweetheart From Malaga)
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Dec.31.2013 - 3:35 am
Book Trailer of "The Thorough Check", story of an Indian Intelligence Officer who fights global terrorism.
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Dec.26.2013 - 2:32 pm
posted by Doris Collier
Temple Bath and Body A Unique Product Comprised of All Natural Ingredients A Movement A Contemporary Ancient Healing and Cleansing Process A Personification of Clean A Statement in Naturopathy...
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Dec.26.2013 - 2:32 pm
posted by Doris Collier
Temple Bath and Body A Unique Product Comprised of All Natural Ingredients A Movement A Contemporary Ancient Healing and Cleansing Process A Personification of Clean A Statement in Naturopathy...
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Dec.26.2013 - 12:41 pm
posted by Aberjhani
From Part 2 of: Memory-Song Painted Gold: for The Blue Yusef Lateef The only song I had been able to recall from the album while in San Francisco had been “Juba Juba,” but once I obtained the full CD...
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Dec.26.2013 - 7:20 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
A short video of the two new DI Andy Horton crime novels published in 2013: Undercurrent, the ninth in the series and Death Surge the tenth in the series. Both have been published by Severn House and...
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Oct.30.2008 - 10:38 am
posted by Eckhart Tolle
Eckhart explains our limited understanding of events.
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Nov.01.2011 - 3:23 pm
posted by Geling Yan
This is the trailer for the Chinese market for The Flowers of War, based on my eponymous novel to be published by Harvill Secker of the UK (Chinese title 金陵十三钗).  YouTube is blocked in...
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Sep.24.2012 - 9:37 am
posted by Jane Hirshfield
This video lesson on metaphor just went up on the TED ED site (a new initiative TED is doing to provide free teaching materials in brief, animated form for anyone who wants to make use of them). It...
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Jul.10.2008 - 8:47 pm
posted by Amy Tan
An inane conversation with Steve Martin and members of the Rock Bottom Remainders: Mitch Albom, Ridley Pearson, Scott Turow, Greg Iles, Kathi Goldmark, Dave Barry, Roger McGuinn, Matt Groening...
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Jul.30.2008 - 2:02 pm
posted by Christopher Meeks
Christopher Meeks introduces his first short story collection, "The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea," which mixes drama and humor. As the Los Angeles Times described this book, It's "poignant and wise,...
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Apr.14.2008 - 9:31 pm
posted by Dorianne Laux
The audio is a recording of Dorianne Laux, reading her poem Facts About the Moon. The still pictures and videos are from NASA and archive.org. The music is Metek vs. Pythagora by Metek &...
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:38 am
posted by Po Bronson
Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman's New York Magazine articles on the science of children won the magazine journalism award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, as well as the...
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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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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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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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