The contest is open and accepting entries until midnight, February 17th. The DWPC’s Unknown Writers’ Contest, open only to writers who have not yet been paid for their writing, offers comments on all submissions as well as cash prizes to winners. The popular contest gives writers valuable feedback on their work in three categories: fiction, [read more]
Interactive presentation by Thordis Niela Simonsen Same program offered twice: 10-11:30 am and 1-2:30 pm admission $10 at the door, cash or check only reservations at 303.321.5403 or firstname.lastname@example.org appreciated but not required Albert Einstein referred to intuition as a “sacred gift,” and Rumi called it a “sacred “spring.” Yet intuition as a way of [read more]
Award-winning memoirist Alexandra Fuller returns to the Denver Woman’s Press Club to talk about her new book, Leaving Before the Rains Come (Penguin, January, 2015). A child of the Rhodesian wars and daughter of complicated parents, Fuller is used to greeting pain with wit and grit. But the disintegration of her marriage leaves her shattered. In this third memoir, she confronts tough questions about the American man she married, and the family she left behind in Africa.
at DWPC, Denver
February 9 – Dinner, Mon 6PM – $16 + $4 for wine
Members and Guests only
The personal memoir of Mary Levering will take you behind the stacks at the Library of Congress into virtually every department of this vast resource. During her 45 year career, Ms. Levering oversaw U.S. copyright registrations, coordinated research for the largest law library in the world, developed resources for the blind and physically handicapped, and made the building work like a well-oiled machine. She is a lawyer, a former teacher, and Beverly Chico’s sister.
Free Parking North of the Club House
$5 donation appreciated
Magazine Writing 101 covers all the bases from researching the market to pitching your query and maximizing your clips. Kim Field will explain the economics of the career; Corinne Brown will talk about specializing, and Buffy Gilfoil will share her personal experience writing for health care and various other industries.