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Cash Prizes and Professional Feedback for Unknown Writers in an Online Contest from the Denver Woman’s Press Club

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The Unknown Writers’ Contest of 2017, sponsored by the Denver Woman’s Press Club, offers cash and comments to writers who have never been published and paid in cash or copies. Welcoming entries in three categories —  nonfiction, fiction, and poetry — the contest is open to men and women who are Colorado residents, age 18 […]

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Thank You to Donors

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Dear DWPC Members and Friends, I want to thank those of you who made a donation to the Denver Woman’s Press Club through Colorado Gives this year.  We appreciate everything that you have done for the club. For those of you who have not yet made a donation to DWPC through Colorado Gives, we ask […]

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DWPC member Corinne Brown at Tattered Cover Saturday, January 14 2:00 PM

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Corinne Joy Brown joyfully invites anyone who missed her talk at the DWPC earlier this fall to join her Saturday afternoon at the Tattered Cover, 2526 East Colfax, for her official Tattered Cover Bookstore launch of Hidden Star. Corinne was the recent winner of the New Mexico/Arizona Book Award in Historical Fiction, and a Finalist in […]

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Erika Walker wins the Haunted Typewriter Contest

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Thanks to all who entered the Haunted Typewriter Contest in October. The winner, Erika Walker, and frighteningly close runner-up Jane Cracraft were inspired to write wonderful speculations that earned them both Ghost tours of the Brown Palace. In honor of the contest, and for your enjoyment we present Ericka’s poem below: The Ghost Writer’s Lament […]

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DWPC member’s play selected for Athena Project’s “Plays in Progress” series

DWPC member Katherine (Kim) Millett’s play, Famous Last Words, has been chosen for the Athena Project’s “Plays in Progress” series. The Project has hired a director, dramaturge, stage manager, and actors to present the play with minimal staging. There will be two performances at DU’s Newman Center, Byron Theater: April 1 at 4 pm and April 2 at […]

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Join us for Dinner with Denver Post Editor Lee Ann Colacioppo

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November 10th (Thursday) – Social Time at 5:30, Dinner at 6 Reserve your place by Tuesday noon at hilary@artconsultation.com Members and guests only. November 10, 2016 – Thursday dinner, 6 p.m. Lee Ann Colacioppo, editor of The Denver Post, became the first woman to hold that position in May 2016. Hear her speak about her […]

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Nov. 5 Event Features 3 Colo. Authors

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  Colorado Press Women invites members of Denver Woman’s Press Club to hear three Colorado authors speak Saturday Nov. 5 at Anythink Ridgeview Library at 9417 Huron Street in Thornton. Cynthia Swanson will talk about her much-acclaimed debut novel, The Bookseller. Jeff Miller will focus on his most recent tome, a historical account titled Behind […]

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Have You Met Our Scholarship Winners?

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The Denver Woman’s Press Club funds three scholarships through monies raised from our annual Jewelry Sale. This year each scholarship recipient received $2,500. The recipients were formally announced at the August 11 Garden Party. Learn more about the scholarships awarded and the recipients, Kalley Velarde, Jessica Lawson, and Addie Finch (Addie had already gone off […]

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Upcoming Event for Members/Member Guests Highlights Vietnam Vet’s Experience as a POW

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For Navy pilot Robert Wideman spent six years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, and for two years he entrusted author and DWPC member Cara Lopez Lee with helping him write his candid story of life in captivity. Unexpected Prisoner: Memoir of a Vietnam POW (Graham Publishing Group, 2016) is a story of lost freedom, power-struggles with enemies, […]

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