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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.13.2013 - 9:54 am
posted by Barbara Froman
I found this version of Cinderella (1922) by Lotte Reiniger, via Pretty Clever Films.  Enjoy!
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Aug.11.2013 - 8:12 pm
Rachelle Carson Begley and Ed Begley Jr. at Oprah. April 29th, 2009.
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Aug.11.2013 - 8:06 pm
Rachelle Carson Begley talks about sustainable living and gives us tips on what you can do now to to live a more natural lifestyle. Originally posted on abesmarket.com, July 2011
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Aug.10.2013 - 6:47 pm
posted by Mara Buck
Poem c2011 by Mara Buck linking the protest marches of today with those of the past. I wrote this poem during the first month of the Arab Spring. It is remarkably appropriate for the present...
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Aug.08.2013 - 12:13 pm
posted by Jonathan Lethem
Jonathan Lethem's collection of essays, The Ecstasy of Influence, is pretty meta, given that it begins by questioning its own existence. That's appropriate for the author who now occupies the...
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Aug.06.2013 - 9:31 am
posted by Mara Buck
Poem written in honor of the United Nations International Day of Peace, c2011 by MaraBuck
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Aug.02.2013 - 2:33 pm
posted by Hilary Brodey
An interview with Noel Young, founder of Capra Press.
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Jul.31.2013 - 2:16 pm
posted by Nadine Keels
Series by Nadine C. KeelsThe Movement of Crowns: The kingdom of Diachona is celebrating the twentieth birthday of Constance, the king's daughter. Yet, the festivities don't erase doubts about...
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Jul.31.2013 - 2:13 pm
posted by Nadine Keels
Love Unfeigned, a novella by Nadine C. Keels Love to the chords of a classic jazz band... From the first time Lorraine, a plucky and competitive girl, contends on the playground against...
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Jan.25.2013 - 8:59 pm
posted by Ron Parsons
In this video interview with the Sioux Falls Argus Leader, Ron Parsons discusses his path as a writer, the growing literary community in South Dakota, and his upcoming collection of short stories, "...
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Dec.03.2011 - 9:59 am
posted by Diana Raab
In appreciation for establishing the "Distinguished Writer In Residence Fund" for Spaulding University MFA in Writing Program. 
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Apr.01.2008 - 11:05 am
posted by Cliff Burns
The greatest comedian of all time on what he calls "the war on personal freedom". We miss ya, Bill!
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Apr.28.2010 - 3:04 pm
posted by Ana Elsner
Spotlight: - Featured poet Ana Elsner introduces her poetry to a nationwide audience - Video Title: Ana Elsner, International Poet Year: 2010 Type: TV studio taping Description: Bilingual author Ana...
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Feb.25.2008 - 8:36 am
posted by Susan M. Heim
Parenting expert Susan M. Heim, author of "It's Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence," discusses the advantages of teaching sign language to young twins with www....
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May.18.2012 - 1:40 pm
posted by Samina Ali
Watch video here: http://fora.tv/2007/06/10/Against_All_Odds_in_a_Man_s_World
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Apr.02.2013 - 7:50 am
posted by Christopher Meeks
This is a short educational video on how to make it big-big-big as a writer (and get rich). Try it. You'll like it. 
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Mar.17.2010 - 1:15 pm
posted by Cynthia Brian
A short fun and funny video created by an European fan of Cynthia Brian and Heather Brittany on the radio show, Starstyle-Be the Star You Are! Tune into the radio show every Thursday live on World...
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Jan.20.2011 - 7:24 am
posted by Diane Lockward
"Eve's Confession," a poem by Diane Lockward, set to music by composer Paul Carey and sung by the Women's Choir of the University of Illinois.
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Oct.11.2012 - 1:48 pm
posted by Robin L. Donovan
How does one react to the shocking news that a former colleague has been brutally murdered? Worse yet, you realize that your vitriolic relationship with the victim could land you squarely on the...
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