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Writing is Art

427 East Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Get Directions

This inaugural event is intended to display the artistic value of writing to the public while demonstrating the inspirational strength of the visual arts. Pikes Peak Writers (PPW) stands as the preeminent organization for the betterment of writers along Colorado’s Front Range. This event is an effort to engage our member writers with the regional arts community and highlight the quality of writers living and working right here in the Pikes Peak region. By seeking inspiration from the outstanding visual art at the Cottonwood Center and then displaying finished writings alongside their selected inspiration, this event hopes to reveal the magic of art inspiring art.

1 Oct

October 2017 Writers’ Night

Kawa Coffee, 2427 N Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

Writers’ Night is two full hours of discussion, laughter, and fun with other local members of Pikes Peak Writers. The direction of the meeting is decided by the participants and can include discussions about query letters, obtaining and working with an agent, writing conferences, or other specific points of the craft.  If nothing else, we talk […]

23 Oct

November 2017 Open Critique

Falcon Division Substation 7850 Goddard Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

This FREE program provides a critique experience for a small number of PPW members who seek feedback on manuscript pages and who want to learn how to have positive critique group experiences. PPW’s Open Critique program is facilitated by Pam McCutcheon with the occasional experienced guest critique partner. During Open Critique, the host and the guest critique […]

1 Nov

The Shop: Open Mic & LAB

Royal Castle Lounge 2355 Platte Pl, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
8:15 PM to 10 PM Get Directions

The Shop is a open mic with a twist. The night starts with a forum, evolves into an open mic; and to end the night a workshop for artist to premiere works in progress for critique. Come singers. poets. comics. rappers. storytellers. This is your opportunity to grow as an artist. First Thursdays every month at Royalty Castle Lounge.

2 Nov

November 2017 Write Drunk, Edit Sober

Bar K 124 E Costilla St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Get Directions

Please join Deb Courtney for Write Drunk*, Edit Sober on the second Wednesday of every month. We start at 6:30 PM will run until approximately 9 PM. It is located in the lower level of Bar K in Downtown Colorado Springs. The basic format is improv writing followed by discussion of critical techniques useful in unpacking improv […]

8 Nov

November Write Brain – Marketing Your Novel – Amazon Style

1175 Chapel Hills Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:15 to 8:15 Get Directions

What: Marketing Your Novel – Amazon Style Who: Damon Alan When: November 21st, 6:15 – 8:15pm Where: Venue@21c (upper floor, to the right if coming in the upper entrance) of Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr. Colorado Springs, CO 80920 More Information: 99% of authors independently publishing on Amazon are not successful in the sense of living off their […]

21 Nov

November 2017 Writers’ Night

Kawa Coffee, 2427 N Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

Writers’ Night is two full hours of discussion, laughter, and fun with other local members of Pikes Peak Writers. The direction of the meeting is decided by the participants and can include discussions about query letters, obtaining and working with an agent, writing conferences, or other specific points of the craft.  If nothing else, we talk […]

27 Nov

December 2017 Open Critique

Falcon Division Substation 7850 Goddard Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

This FREE program provides a critique experience for a small number of PPW members who seek feedback on manuscript pages and who want to learn how to have positive critique group experiences. PPW’s Open Critique program is facilitated by Pam McCutcheon with the occasional experienced guest critique partner. During Open Critique, the host and the guest critique […]

6 Dec

December 2017 Write Drunk, Edit Sober

Bar K 124 E Costilla St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Get Directions

Please join Deb Courtney for Write Drunk*, Edit Sober on the second Wednesday of every month. We start at 6:30 PM will run until approximately 9 PM. It is located in the lower level of Bar K in Downtown Colorado Springs. The basic format is improv writing followed by discussion of critical techniques useful in unpacking improv […]

13 Dec

January 2018 Open Critique

Rockrimmon Library 832 Village Center Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80919
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

This FREE program provides a critique experience for a small number of PPW members who seek feedback on manuscript pages and who want to learn how to have positive critique group experiences. PPW’s Open Critique program is facilitated by Pam McCutcheon with the occasional experienced guest critique partner. During Open Critique, the host and the guest critique […]

3 Jan