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Special 4-Hour Event! Developing Theme And Voice with Stant Litore

Let’s talk about how to sharpen your story’s emotional intensity and make it unforgettable. Theme is your answer to the question “why does this story matter?” Why does your story matter to each of your characters and why does it matter to you? If you can define the answer to that question — and write […]

20 Aug

Writers’ Night

The Pub 4767 N Carefree Cir, Colorado Springs, CO 80917
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

FREE! Fourth Sunday every month. Writers’ Night is where aspiring writers can come to have their questions answered, and experienced authors can rub shoulders with their peers and lend their expertise. It’s two hours of fun, camaraderie, and laughter, the one event where the attendees set the agenda, and the host is there simply to […]

28 Aug

Open Critique

Online Via Zoom
6:00 pm to 9:00 PM Get Directions

Open Critique with host, Robert Spiller! Open Critique will be held from 6 – 9 pm, the first Thursday of each month. Maximum six participants. No later than the Friday before the meeting, submit to critique@pikespeakwriters.com, by attachment, no more than eight pages of your manuscript – double spaced, one-inch margins, 12-point font, Times New […]

1 Sep

Write Drunk, Edit Sober

FREE! Presented online via Zoom. Attend from Anywhere!
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Get Directions

FREE! Second Wednesday of every month. You’re invited to join Deb Courtney for this VIRTUAL Write Drunk, Edit Sober! We are very excited that writers near and far can join us for a great night of improv writing and camaraderie! The basic format is improv writing followed by a discussion of the critical techniques needed […]

14 Sep

Write Brain: Juggling Multiple Pen Names, with Stephanie Connolly Reisner

Have you been considering using a pen name? Join Stephanie Reisner, and her four pen names: Audrey Brice, S. Connolly, Anne O’Connell, and S. J. Reisner as they share the pros and cons of having multiple nom de plumes, and answer your questions about taking on a new brand, and the work involved.  

20 Sep

Writers’ Night

The Pub 4767 N Carefree Cir, Colorado Springs, CO 80917
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

FREE! Fourth Sunday every month. Writers’ Night is where aspiring writers can come to have their questions answered, and experienced authors can rub shoulders with their peers and lend their expertise. It’s two hours of fun, camaraderie, and laughter, the one event where the attendees set the agenda, and the host is there simply to […]

25 Sep

Open Critique

Online Via Zoom
6:00 pm to 9:00 PM Get Directions

Open Critique with host, Robert Spiller! Open Critique will be held from 6 – 9 pm, the first Thursday of each month. Maximum six participants. No later than the Friday before the meeting, submit to critique@pikespeakwriters.com, by attachment, no more than eight pages of your manuscript – double spaced, one-inch margins, 12-point font, Times New […]

6 Oct

Write Drunk, Edit Sober

FREE! Presented online via Zoom. Attend from Anywhere!
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Get Directions

FREE! Second Wednesday of every month. You’re invited to join Deb Courtney for this VIRTUAL Write Drunk, Edit Sober! We are very excited that writers near and far can join us for a great night of improv writing and camaraderie! The basic format is improv writing followed by a discussion of the critical techniques needed […]

12 Oct