Friday, April 3, 2015

PPW April News and Events

By Debi Archibald 

April is Conference month but don't think that is all PPW has to offer. Make the most of your conference experience by taking advantage of the other events. Some are tied in with Conference and all offer the opportunity to talk to your fellow writers.

April Open Critique was on April 1 this month but mark your calendar for next month:
May 6, 2015 (Wednesday)
6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 East Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO  
Get the first 8 pages of your manuscript critiqued. First 8 to RSVP to pikespeakopencritique@hotmail.com.
Guest critiquer TBA.


2015 Mountain of Authors
April 4, 2015 (Saturday)
12:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs, Colorado.

This free event is an annual community program that provides an opportunity for the public and local authors to meet and listen to notable Colorado authors, and for aspiring writers to learn more about the craft of writing. No registration is required.
http://more.ppld.org:8080/mountainofauthors/schedule.html


April Write Brain
April 14, 2015 (Tuesday)  NOTE: This is the second Tuesday. 
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The Marriott Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado       NOTE the location change.
Conference Prep 101: How to Talk About Your Writing to ANYONE!
Presenters:  MB Partlow and Jason Henry



2015 PPW Conference

 Friday, April 24 through Sunday, April 26, 2015 (With a Thursday Prequel)
 Colorado Springs Marriott, 5580 Tech Center Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919. 
 Phone: (719) 260-1800.
http://www.pikespeakwriters.com/ppwc/



PPW Writer's Night at the Ritz
April 27, 2015 (Monday)
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Elbo Room at the Ritz, 15 South Tejon, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Join fellow writers on the 4th Monday of each month for writerly discussion, laughter, and socializing. The direction of the discussion is decided by the participants.