Shaun Kaufman & Colleen Collins are husband-&-wife private eyes -- and writing dicks

Shaun Kaufman and Colleen Collins are a real-life husband-and-wife team of private detectives. The couple are also authors, having recently completed their first book together, How to Write a Dick: A Guide for Writing Fictional Sleuths from a Couple of Real-Life Sleuths. Their journey to becoming dicks themselves has been a long, strange one. Read about it in this week's cover story, "For These Married Denver Detectives, Truth is More Fun than Fiction."
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Melanie Asmar is a staff writer for Westword. She joined the paper in 2009 and has won awards for her stories about education, immigration and epic legal battles. Got a tip? She'd love to hear it.
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