• Poets' Corner: Feela for Black Friday

    6 days ago.

    An elderly woman stole an ice cream maker out of a man in a wheelchair’s electric cart. A woman let her kiddo use a games shop floor as a restroom. Another woman bit a cop over a sold-out Elmo. A…

  • Poets' Corner: Rosemerry on Thanksgiving!

    1 week ago.

    “Things will look different this year." Variations on that sentiment have become imbedded in the lexicon of the COVID pandemic and, with cases surging across the country, increasing stringent precautions have or are impacting virtually every traditional celebration in 2020,…

  • Poets' Corner: Rosemerry's "Love Letter to America"

    3 weeks ago.

    According to news sources around the country the difference between Biden and Trump is "hope and light and love." And now that the dust is settled and Joe Biden is #46, (Amen), the difference between us and - err -…

  • Talking Gourds: Greenhause Wins Fischer Prize; Oreskovich the Cantor Prize!

    3 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds Poetry Program announces Jonathan Greenhause of New Jersey as the winner of the 23rd national $1000 Fischer Prize with his poem “Thanks a Lot, Shakespeare, for the Starling.” Mark Oreskovich of Pueblo received the $500…

  • Telluride Library: Betsy Gaines Quammen on Bundys & People's Rights!

    1 month ago.

    Sign up here to ensure your seat to a talk on Thursday, October 22, 12:30 p.m., outdoors at Telluride's Wilkinson Public Library. The event features Betsy Gaines Quammen on "American Zion: Cliven Bundy, God and Public Lands in the West."…

  • Poets' Corner: Rosemerry Offers Hope in Age of Corona!

    1 month ago.

    In the Age of Corona nothing is guaranteed except change: for better  – or for worse (predicted for the fall flu season). Telluride’s Word Woman Rosemerry Trommer, who reflects on the pandemic and its progeny regularly, is almost always on the side…

  • Goodtimes Honored with Karen Chamberlain Award

    2 months ago.

    Art Goodtimes was awarded the 2020 Karen Chamberlain Award for lifetime achievement for his contribution to Colorado poetry. The honor took place at Mountain Words Literary Festival at the Center for the Arts in Crested Butte on Aug. 29th. “I’m…

  • Telluride Library: One Book, One Canyon, Zoom Talk, 10/7!

    2 months ago.

    Telluride's Wilkinson Public Library is pleased to announce that One Book, One Canyon, the library's big community read program, will happen this year! All are welcome to join us for an author talk live over Zoom with Susan Ware on…

  • BTC & WPL: Pam Houston & Amy Irvine, 9/23!

    2 months ago.

    "Authors Uncovered," an ongoing collaboration between Telluride's Wilkinson Public Library and Between the Covers Bookstore presents award-winning authors Pam Houston and Amy Irvine for two readings from their new book “Air mail: Letters of Politics, Pandemics, and Place” (Torrey House…

  • Telluride Library: "The Seed of Imagination," Warehouse, 9/2!

    3 months ago.

    Join the Telluride Library and local Aggie Unda for a talk and book-signing at the beautiful Telluride Transfer Warehouse, 9/2! Aggie says: "This is a work of fiction was inspired by my two children. My son is in the autism…

  • Poet's Corner: Rosemerry on Insecurity

    3 months ago.

    In the Age of Corona nothing is guaranteed except change: for better (we hope)  – or for worse (predicted for the fall flu season). Telluride’s Word Woman Rosemerry Trommer, who comments on the pandemic and its progeny regularly, is almost…

  • Telluride Library Opens 8/3! (By Appointment)

    4 months ago.

    The following is a note from the Telluride Library's Public Service Manager, Jill Wilson. Also below are upcoming library programs. Dear Library Patrons We are excited to announce that patrons will be able to come inside the library starting August…

  • Rosemerry Trommer: Out Loud on "Hush" at Telluride Transfer Warehouse, 7/10!

    5 months ago.

    Authors Uncovered, an ongoing collaboration between Telluride's Wilkinson Public Library and Between the Covers Bookstore – and, in this instance, Telluride Arts – presents local poetess Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer for two back-to-back readings from her new book “Hush” (Middle Creek…

  • Telluride's Library & Between the Covers Host "Wildpreneurs": Talk & Signing, 7/6!

    5 months ago.

    “A lot of people have dreamed about building this kind of business, and only a few of them have taken on the dream and made it work. Maybe you're a dreamer, and maybe you're a doer—and maybe, with the help…

  • Quammens on "Social Justice in Time of Pandemic," Zoom in 6/25!

    5 months ago.

    Telluride's Between the Covers Bookstore and Wilkinson Public Library present another installment of their ongoing collaboration, “Authors Uncovered.” Featured are Betsy Gaines Quammen and David Quammen in a virtual conversation. The topic is "Social Justice in a Time of Pandemic."…

  • Poets' Corner: Rosemerry Giving Hope in the Age of Corona

    5 months ago.

    In the Age of Corona nothing is guaranteed except change: for better (we hope)  – or for worse (please no). Telluride’s Word Woman Rosemerry Trommer, who comments on the pandemic and its progeny regularly, is almost always on the side…