• Poets’ Corner: Bridger for Fall

    2 days ago.

    Editor’s Note: Kierstin Bridger is the 2011 winner of Telluride Arts’ Mark Fischer Poetry Prize and a regular contributor to Telluride Inside… and Out. Possibly the edgiest member of our family of fabulous writers/poets, including Word Woman Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer and “Feelosophy”…

  • Poets’ Corner: Feela Celebrates Back to School

    3 days ago.

    Editor’s note: We reached out to our circle of poets for their take on the arrival of Fall. Telluride Inside... and Out regular contributor David Feela answered with a poem about heading back to school. His school. The school of life.  …

  • Between the Covers: Ken Burns & Friends at 2014 Film Fest Sidewalk Signings

    6 days ago.

    Ken Burns is one of Telluride’s favorite sons, since 1985 a regular at the Telluride Film Festival (August 29 – September 1), where is he also a board member.   In truth, the iconic filmmaker has a 20+year relationship with the…

  • Lundahl Captures Telluride’s “Outlaw Spirit”

    6 days ago.

    “This is a magnificent book, sweeping in its vision of the most beautiful town in America, the magical box canyon where nature perpetually exhibits what Emily Dickinson once called the “far theatricals of day," and where the humans lucky enough…

  • Between the Covers: Antonya Nelson at Arroyo 8/20

    2 weeks ago.

    The lady has a thing for ghostly mining towns in idyllic Rocky Mountain settings. There is the one she bought piecemeal with her husband, a place with attitude (neighbors don’t speak to one another) and altitude (9,400 feet) that once…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Ahead to Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    2 weeks ago.

    Editor’s note: I am reminded of the man every day. A talented sculptor, one of his mobiles sits on the coffee table in our living room. But I had not seen or heard from Oleh Lysiak for over 20 years. Ah, the wonders of…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Forward to Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    3 weeks ago.

    Editor’s note: I am reminded of the man every day. A talented sculptor, one of his mobiles sits on the coffee table in our living room. But I had not seen or heard from Oleh Lysiak for over 20 years. Ah, the wonders of…

  • Talking Gourds: North Fork Poets Miller & McGarry Featured

    4 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds Poetry Club for Tuesday, Aug. 5th (8:00 pm at Arroyo) features two inspiring Colorado women, deeply influenced by Tibetan Buddhism, who’ve been writing all their lives. Tara Edna Miller and her husband Sam Brown have…

  • Between the Covers: “Telluride: A Silver Past, A Golden Future”

    1 month ago.

    Same old story: came for a visit; put down roots. But this particular Telluride tale has a uniquely artful twist: a gorgeous coffee-table book entitled “Telluride: A Silver Past, A Golden Future.” “Telluride: A Silver Past, A Golden Future,” conceived…

  • Between the Covers: Award-winning Author Gail Storey in Town

    1 month ago.

    Gail D. Storey is the author of "I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool for Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail,” winner of the  National Outdoor Book Award, Foreword IndieFab Book of the Year Award, Colorado Book Award, Nautilus Silver Award, and…

  • Poets’ Corner: Rosemerry for Father’s Day

    2 months ago.

    “When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven…

  • Poets’ Corner: Feela for Father’s Day

    2 months ago.

    To honor the memory of his father on Father’s Day, David Feela choose to continue a tradition scholars say might have emerged from Babylonian ruins, where upon a 4,000 years ago, a boy named Elmesu carved a message of good health…

  • Ah Haa LitFest Workshop: Amy Irvine McHarg & Craig Childs

    3 months ago.

    "Raising the Dead: A Walking Celebration of Landscape and Literature," Saturday, May 17 Writers, readers and lovers of books are invited to a workshop with award-winning Colorado authors Amy Irvine McHarg and Craig Childs on Saturday, May 17, 8:30 am-noon.…

  • Telluride LitFest: Pam Houston at Library, 5/18/2014

    3 months ago.

    In conjunction with the first annual Telluride Literary Arts Festival, the Wilkinson Public Library is hosting a very special event with author Pam Houston. The event takes place Sunday, May 18, 10:00 am. Join us for coffee and bagels and book talk.…

  • Telluride Arts: Mark Fischer Poetry Prize 5/17/2014

    3 months ago.

    Mark Fischer Poetry Prize Awards Celebration, presented in conjunction with Telluride Literary Arts Festival. At Arroyo, 6 – 7:30 p.m. The 16th annual Mark Fischer Poetry Prize awards and reading will take place on Saturday, May 17, 6-7:30 pm at Arroyo Wine…

  • Lit Fest's Burlesque: "Taking it All Off” – Poetically

    3 months ago.

    This is the razor’s edge. It is the line between sexuality, tease, and the real deal, the raw, cutthroat gulp where performance meets poetry, where neo-Burlesque meets memoir, where fiction flies like a dove from a magic hat. This is…