Here is an easy way to borrow your best friend's blouse or that dress you have always coveted: host a fashion swap party. The brainchild of Stacey Johnson, these canned parties are an easy way to build a new wardrobe and save money. Between landing great finds while swapping, Johnson found a few min ... More >>
Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book Club, a weekly feature celebrating the books that inspire Denver artists ... More >>
Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book ... More >>
You won't have to break out the big bills to have big fun this weekend. You can catch a screening of Finding Nemo or dance the night away at a killer soul and britpop party -- for under $10. See our list of ten picks below; for more events, check out the Westword calendar. And feel free to share mor ... More >>
A Breckenridge resident and self-described "river-rat," Beth Groundwater is a writer of mystery stories. After retiring from a software engineering position in 1999, Groundwater pursued her lifelong interest in writing and mysteries and set to work on her craft, eventually seeing her short stories p ... More >>
Lynda Hilburn, a local author and psychotherapist based in the Boulder area, specializes in paranormal tales of romance with titles like Diary of Narcissistic Bloodsucker. Blending genre elements before such literary mash-ups were in vogue, Hilburn believes that escaping into literature is ... More >>
When it comes to new releases, fall is about preparation for Christmas. As consumers get their shopping lists ready, they'll be slammed in the face with awesomeness for weeks upon weeks in a row, whether it's with games, moves, books or other forms of entertainment. Which is why we're helping you ou ... More >>
I'm a fan of Valentine's Day. But not because of any love stuff. It's because of conversation hearts, those super-sweet wafer-y candies with the fun sayings like "Mad 4 U" and "Lover Boy." I'm also a fan of Halloween because of candy corn and of Fourth of July because of Cool Whip. But this mo ... More >>
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain.
Our top DVD picks scheduled for release this week.
Striking out at the Ship Tavern. Again.
Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers.
With Hitchcock in its rear window, this bland voyeur thriller does its best not to perturb(ia).
The Skeleton Key unlocks a house that's haunted by camp.
Sofia Coppola mixes nostalgia, suburbia, and teen lust into a volatile blend in The Virgin Suicides.
As a cop, she fantasized about testifying against a killer. As a hooker, she got her chance.