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Registration is now open for the 30th Annual Pikes Peak Writers Conference!

Save These Groovy Dates!
APRIL 27 – 30 2023



Name That Tune – But Don’t Quote the Lyrics

By: Deborah Brewer – Songs and poems are very much a part of our lives, so it’s little wonder we might want to include inspirational songs in our stories. Their words are part of our culture; they resonate in our hearts. May you name that inspiring tune in your story? […]

CONGRATULATIONS to 21 Amazing Authors!

After reading over 150 well-written submissions, the editors have selected the final stories for Pikes Peak Writers’ third anthology, Journeys into Possibility.   Congratulations!! Alicia Cay In Her Reflection April Benson The Journey Robert Spiller The Road to El Tesoro Jean Alfieri How Far is Heaven D.J. Davis Past Possibilities Barbara […]

The Devil in the Details

By Barbara Nickless First Published August 7, 2018 “If you want to get shot,” the SWAT leader said, “go ahead and reach for that gun.” I froze, my hand inches from the pistol lying on the counter. Minutes earlier, I’d been full of bravado. Talking smack with my fellow drug […]

New Year, New Editor!

Hello, Dear Readers,  Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Trista Herring Baughman; I’m the new managing editor for Pikes Peak Writers’ Writing from the Peak. I’ve been a contributor to the blog for a little over a year. I’m a children’s book writer, Air Force wife, and homeschooling mama. I’m also […]


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