April doesn’t have to be the cruelest month — not when we have three (THREE!) of our Conundrum Press poets rocking book releases: April 26, 2pm — BookBar Denver, featuring Juliana Aragón Fatula (Red Canyon Falling on Churches), J Diego Frey (The Year the Eggs Cracked) and Chris Ransick (Lost Songs & Last Chances). April […]
This collection from Denver’s former poet laureate pulses with surprising turns and playful language. The book’s complex weave of individual, highly readable pieces collected into suites presents an invitation to the reader to absorb the book as greater than the sum of its parts. Tom Ferril’s Mandolin From these rooms, your notes would fall through […]
by Joseph Hutchison, Colorado Poet Laureate from Thread of the Real “It has snowed.” — Francis Ponge, Memoire d’un sojourn à les montagnes de Colorado Dawn seems an exaggeration: there’s a teeming dimness, a gloom or muffled glow alive with swirling palenesses. What light there is creeps up from the strangeness that yesterday was our […]
Book Bar’s First Saturday Poet Laureate Smackdown between Chris Ransick and David Mason! Saturday, May 3rd: Hors d’euvres and drink specials for reading attendees from 5:00-6:00 P.M. Reading begins at 6:00 P.M.