Thirty years ago, Denver boosters were so worried that the city was considered a cowtown that they launched a campaign to appear more cosmopolitan, banishing any bovine connections. Westword responded by adopting the cow (and its bullish brethren) as a mascot for our annual Best of Denver, whi ... More >>
The dead school.
The people choosing the next state poet are well-versed in literary tradition. No wonder they overlooked these three poets.