Who We Are

PPW logo high resolutionPikes Peak Writers Conference was founded in 1993 by author Jimmie Butler under the auspices and sponsorship of the Friends of Pikes Peak Library. The inaugural conference centered on “Useful Tips for Writing Commercial Fiction,” and enjoyed sponsorship by the Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District and The Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration.

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Latest PPW News

We Want YOU!

PPW is searching for some enthusiastic fellow writers who would like to be more involved with the organization. In fact, we have four opportunities for people to help PPW, give back to the community of writers, and we won’t even mind if you use the experience on your resume. First, our Blog Editor, Donnell Bell, […]

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Call For Board Members

The Pikes Peak Writers Board of Directors has five positions open in September. We invite any and all interested individuals to apply. Two positions (President and Secretary) have incumbents running, but the other three are wide open for someone who has a little time and a lot of enthusiasm to spare. The President is the […]

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Latest Conference News

PPWC 2017 Announces Keynote Presenters

Pikes Peak Writers Conference is celebrating its Silver Jubilee in 2017, and we have an outstanding line-up of keynote faculty joining us! Internationally bestselling author Tess Gerritsen’s books have been top-3 bestsellers in the United States and number one bestsellers abroad. She has won both the Nero Wolfe Award (for Vanish) and the Rita Award […]

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