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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 Karen Lin

By: Darby Karchut- Karen Albright Lin is thrilled to announce the August 30th release of her new book, MU SHU MAC & CHEESE. The story interweaves the subtle relationships of family with food and Chinese culture, with liberal dashes of humor. ABOUT THE BOOK: With her household the focus of a TV reality show, food […]

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Sweet Success for Darby Karchut

PPW’s very own Sweet Success Coordinator, Darby Karchut, has a success of her own! Congratulations! By: Darby Karchut Well, this feels totally weird to write my own Sweet Success, but, hey, it’s 2020 and weird is the new norm. So here goes… My latest novel, ON A GOOD HORSE, releases November 10 from Owl Hollow […]

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Sweet Success for Jasmine Tritten

By: Darby Karchut Congratulations to award-winning author Jasmine Tritten on her latest release, ON THE NILE WITH A DANCING DANE. ABOUT THE BOOK: Underneath the black and gold glittery outfit, danced a blonde, blue-eyed Danish Viking woman with a Middle-Eastern soul. In this adventurous travel memoir, the author explores the land of the pharaohs, overcomes […]

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