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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Sweet Success for Margaret Mizushima

By: Darby Karchut Congratulations to Margaret Mizushima on the September 8th release of her latest book, HANGING FALLS, the sixth Timber Creek K-9 Mystery from Crooked Lane Books ABOUT THE BOOK:  In this episode, Deputy Mattie Cobb and her K-9 partner Robo investigate the death of a person they found floating in a mountain lake, […]

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Ghosts of Downtown

Congratulations to the PPW members who were selected for this year’s Ghosts of Downtown walking tour in Colorado Springs. Stuart Gould, Laura Hayden, Robin LaBorde, and Tammila Wright each provided a spooky story that is told by a guide as they led walking tours to visit some of Colorado Springs historic buildings. Although the tours […]

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