Chris Bays

Chris Bays is a comic artist living in Boulder, Colorado. He’s been creating comics for more than twenty years in his spare time, and he published his first collection of comics, Little-Known Mythical Creatures, in late 2017. Chris is also a member of the Boulder County Indie Authors group and has sold his comic collections at book fairs and comic book conventions along the Front … Continue reading Chris Bays

Tanja Pajevic

The author of The Secret Life of Grief: A Memoir and 9 Steps to Heal Your Resentment and Reboot Your Marriage, Tanja Pajevic has taught at the University of Colorado Denver, the Community College of Denver, and Indiana University, as well as in the larger community. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Huffington Post, mindbodygreen, Gawker, and Scary Mommy, as well as … Continue reading Tanja Pajevic

J.v.L. Bell

Author J.v.L. Bell is a Colorado native who grew up climbing fourteeners, exploring old ghost towns, and enjoying stories from Colorado’s vibrant past. Her first novel, The Lucky Hat Mine, was published in October 2016 by The Hansen Publishing Group. The Lucky Hat Mine is an engaging historical mystery set in 1863, Idaho Springs, about a southern belle who answers a wife-wanted ad and travels to the Colorado … Continue reading J.v.L. Bell

Denitta Ward

Denitta Ward writes historical fiction from the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. After decades of writing legal briefs and contracts, Denitta picked up her pen and decided she’d write the stories she really wanted to tell – about young women discovering their own resilience in times of transition. Passionate about history and with a lifelong interest in the transformative power of women when they band … Continue reading Denitta Ward

Rivvy Neshama

Rivvy Neshama is a writer, editor, and community organizer whose award-winning book, Recipes for a Sacred Life: True Stories and a Few Miracles, draws from many sources: Eastern and Western religions, Native traditions, Sufis and shamans — and her mom. She holds degrees in philosophy, comparative literature, social work, and education, and has put that varied education to use as a teacher and social worker in Harlem, … Continue reading Rivvy Neshama

Amy Gahran

Amy Gahran is a journalist based in Boulder, Colorado. Over 1,500 people participated in her survey on unconventional relationships, and she distilled their experiences into a series of fascinating books that challenge the social construct of the “Relationship Escalator.” Learn more about Amy on her website and at   Stepping off the Relationship Escalator: Uncommon Love and Life (Volume 1) Love is not one-size-fits-all … Continue reading Amy Gahran

Kate Jonuska

Kate Jonuska is a Colorado native with a B.A. in creative writing from the University of Denver who went into journalism after college to pay the rent. She has since racked up a decade of experience writing features for top-notch regional publications, including the Denver Post, the Daily Camera (Boulder), The Gazette (Colorado Springs), and Boulder Magazine, specializing in food, fitness, travel, and arts and entertainment. Her passion, … Continue reading Kate Jonuska