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Thursday, March 19,2015

Words | Week of March 19, 2015

“The Tea in Me” from The Best Travel Writing Vol. 10 — by Bill Giebler..
Thursday, March 19,2015

A story takes flight

Sister trio shares childhood memories in new book

By Devin Blomquist
Whenever the sisters had a problem, whether it be they were afraid of the dark or something had been broken, their grandmother would try to help solve those problems through Mother Eagle stories. A few of their favorite and most memorable childhood tales from their grandmother have become the basis for their new book.
Thursday, March 12,2015

a coin I am the not-iguana. the gulliver. oh mainly what I do I’m a this. This is poetry. Let us be

hand about all the mess of which is he Mr. Obama when he talks about Islam? is he the Democrat or head of State? Father? Fox? Hen? What’s that sound that bird look like, a engine?.
Thursday, March 12,2015

Words | Week of March 12, 2015

To Rise Again at a Decent Hour — by Joshua Ferris..
Thursday, March 12,2015


Finishing a meaty book such as War and Peace comes with a sense of accomplishment. But if reading more than 560,000 words sounds too long, try something more bite sized. Flash fiction is even briefer than short stories and uses only a handful of words to pack just as mighty a punch as longer literature.
Thursday, March 12,2015

A walk on the dark side

Weird? Violent? You’re ready fodder for Dale Bridges’ next book

By Adam Perry
Justice, Inc. is the debut short-story collection by former Boulder Weekly A&E editor Dale Bridges, who left the paper in 2009 to rent a tiny room on the Hill and write stories about, among other things, zombies, InstaBabies, clones made for the purpose of public executions and recreational killing sparked by conversations at Denny’s. Bridges, who grew up in Colorado and now lives in Austin, writes about the black hearts of both men and women with both levity and vitriol. The up-and-coming satirist currently works the nightshift at a bookstore in Austin; he says the “weird customers” inspire his writing. Recently, Bridges called Boulder Weekly to talk about Justice, Inc.
Thursday, March 5,2015

101-word fiction contest

Submit your words; win some of ours

Boulder Weekly is launching its first annual fiction contest this spring.  Entries should be 101 words or fewer. Yes you can enter more than once. Need inspiration? Try these guys: www.101word
Thursday, March 5,2015

The Ballad of Boulder

Boulder called a bubble unsaid who penetrates who Barefeet bleeding apple foraging season Nutrient to believe in Thing that keeps a heart beating When it could go in any direction It comes back here because it wants to You have to leave right now — Matt Clifford.
Thursday, March 5,2015

Words | Week of March 5, 2015

Rust: The Longest War — by Jonathan Waldman..
Thursday, February 26,2015


Mordy makes for to exercise and it just does. A body what it machine. Where it creak he sluck the studs. Tell me do you visit lately? Your body over wine? Love eyes itself in the machine lovely. His muscles loose like a gum. Everything hum. What gumbles haply in the blood.