"Contrition" explores themes like sibling rivalry and the perils of fame, and asks: What matters more in art, the process or the product?
"Western Lonesome Society" includes a cast of characters such as a tribe of Comanches, a make-believe therapist, a crazed linguist and a paranoid narrator.
We look back on some of our favorite Colorado Matters interviews with writers of short prose.
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.
Fruitcake is often vilified as a food. The Denver theater and literature organization Stories on Stage takes a different approach to the dish though.
"LEAD With Comics," a program from the Denver nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom, teaches inmates art and literacy skills so they can make their own graphic novels.
"Not After Everything" by Michelle Levy is a young adult novel that touches on heavy subjects like suicide and domestic abuse.
"Pop'n Twigs," by Matthew Novellino, is based on his experiences as a Green Beret with the U.S. Army Special Forces.
Actors from "Zombies 'R' Us" share zombie lit filled with brain eating, flying saucers and apocalyptic drama.