Colorado Creative: Susan Froyd

Susan Froyd has highlighted over 400 artists in Colorado for her Westword column “Colorado Creatives”. We wanted to ask her the same questions that she generously asks us. So here is a slightly modified version of Susan’s questionnaire. You’ll be reading at Art of Storytelling this month, and you mentioned reading poems. We all know […]

C.Y.N interviewed by Steven Dunn

The following is an interview with C.Y.N (an independent hip-hop artist based in Athens, GA, via West Virginia, via Philadelphia) before the release of his short film “Wake Up.” We will upload the film for viewing next week also. We also showed his first film “Fuck Radio” when it was released in 2016. In this […]

Deep Jackson Interviewed by Steven Dunn

The following is an interview with the West Virginian rap artist/teacher-counselor/business-owner, Deep Jackson. We discuss his most recent album It Just So Happens, how he encourages young people to dream, and some of his influences. Transparency: Deep Jackson and I grew up together in McDowell County, WV—we’ve known each other since elementary school. And I’m […]

Rushi Vyas Interviewed by Steven Dunn

Rushi Vyas currently lives in Colorado where he teaches creative writing and is working toward an MFA at the University of Colorado-Boulder. He has a degree from the University of Michigan and is a medical school dropout. He serves as Managing Editor of Timber Journal and attended the 2017 Tin House Summer Writer’s Workshop. His […]

Kali Fajardo-Anstine Interviewed by Ahja Fox

Kali Fajardo-Anstine has a novel and story collection forthcoming from One World/ Random House. Her fiction has appeared in The American Scholar, Boston Review, Bellevue Literary Review, The Idaho Review, Southwestern American Literature, and elsewhere. Kali has been in residence at Yaddo, Hedgebrook, and Hub City Press. She holds an MFA from the University of […]

Alejandro Lucero Interviewed by Ahja Fox

Alejandro Lucero is a 23-year-old creative writing student at Arapahoe Community College where he also works as a tutor at the Writing Center. He expects to graduate in December 2017 with an Associates of Arts. After, he hopes to further his education in English and Creative Writing at Adams State University. He was the recipient […]

Elwin Cotman & Nancy Stohlman: June 24, 2017

Elwin Cotman (left) was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He is the author of two collections of fantasy fiction, The Jack Daniels Sessions EP and Hard Times Blues. He was member of the Cyberpunk Apocalypse Writers Cooperative in Pittsburgh, where he curated many readings, and is the founder of the Hydra Reading Series in […]