We look back on some of our favorite Colorado Matters interviews with writers of short prose.
To weed out sexual predators in youth sports, two state lawmakers want to require background checks for people who coach, but critics question if screening would do much good. Then, if I ask you to think of artifacts from Colorado's history, would you picture a tofu cauldron? Also, Denver true-crime writer Harry Maclean thinks people are too quick to separate themselves from animals and how it influences his view of murder. And, 2015 was a big year for classical music in Colorado, with the first new recording from the Colorado Symphony in years.
After writing several gruesome and true accounts of small town murders, the writer turns to fiction, but sticks with violence.
In a new book, "Undivided,' Patricia Raybon and her daughter, Alana, address what it means to be an interfaith family.
Linda Ligon founded Thrums Books, a small publishing company that focuses on indigenous fiber arts. Her travels recently took her to Afghanistan.
"Not After Everything" by Michelle Levy is a young adult novel that touches on heavy subjects like suicide and domestic abuse.
The Steamboat Springs author's new book is an anthropomorphic tale that explores nature and children's relationships with video games.
Wheat Ridge's Freddie Steinmark won a national football title, then lost his life. He's the subject of a new book and forthcoming film, "My All American."
Davidson compiles recipes from her best-selling series about caterer-sleuth Goldy Schulz in "Goldy's Kitchen Cookbook."
The Rocky Mountain Land Library is the longtime dream of husband-and-wife booksellers Jeff Lee and Ann Martin