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

Sweet Success for Margaret Mizushima

By: Darby Karchut Congratulations to Margaret Mizushima on the September 7th release of her latest book, STRIKING RANGE, book seven in her Timber Creek K-9 Mystery from Crooked Lane Books ABOUT THE BOOK In this episode, the past and present collide when Deputy Mattie Cobb and her K-9 partner Robo are torn between investigating her […]

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Sweet Success for Karen Albright Lin

Cheers for Karen Albright Lin! Her contemporary novel, MU SHU MAC & CHEESE, recently released as a paperback.  ABOUT THE BOOK:  With her household the focus of a TV reality show, food writer Elaine’s professional dreams are about to come true. But her dominating Chinese mother-in-law’s unexpected arrival blends the filming with more than a […]

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Latest Conference News

2022 Conference Update

Hi PPWC Enthusiasts! Hold on to your hats, I’ve got a lot of exclamation points coming your way! We are well into planning for 2022 and super excited to be back in person! We can’t wait to introduce you to our new venue – the Colorado Springs Doubletree Hilton Hotel! We’re thrilled to offer some incredible […]

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