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How to Make a Citizen Poem Box

November 10, 2017

On Monday, November 6, as part of Denver Talks I led a workshop at RedLine Contemporary Art Center on making poem...
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There's Gold in That Story

November 07, 2017

I once enrolled in a New York City workshop taught by a widely respected older poet. He was the editor of a well-known...
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Embrace the Woo-Woo

October 11, 2017

Life in Colorado was becoming routine, so Lighthouse instructor Doug Kurtz, his wife Cat, and their son Max moved ......

Lit Matters: The Perks of Revisiting "Perks"

November 05, 2015

by Kate Barrett

Lit Matters: Learning to Read Again

November 04, 2015

by Kimberly O'Connor

Lit Matters: This Might Be Jane Austen's Weirdest Novel

November 03, 2015

by Theodore McCombs

Everyone knows Jane Austen’s dirtiest joke, right?

Hope and Heartbreak with Fly-by Writer Cristina Henriquez

October 28, 2015

by Zoe Knight, a member of the Young Authors Collective

Writer’s Buzz: Alice Maxine Bowie Fellowship Reading with Tessa Cheek

October 15, 2015

The Alice Maxine Bowie Fellowship sponsors a member of the Lighthouse writing community to a full year of literary su

Reading Gothic Fiction: Thirteen Stories that Haunt

October 14, 2015

by Lindsey Drager

A Flash Interview with Lighthouse Instructor Jennifer Denrow

October 08, 2015

Jennifer Denrow’s Lyric Essay Workshop was my first class here at Lighthouse, my first writing course after my MFA, a

2015 Lit Fest Author Reading

October 05, 2015

The 2015 Lit Fest Author Reading Series features some of the amazing authors of the week-long juried intensives.

2015 Lit Fest Salon: Fiction vs. Film Smack Down

October 05, 2015

The Literary salon has been a tradition at Lit Fest, featuring three or more speakers with varying perspectives on a

2015 Lit Fest Participant Reading III

October 05, 2015

The Participant Readings are always a Lit Fest treat. This year is no different.

2015 Lit Fest Salon: The Essence of Darkness

October 05, 2015

The Literary salon has been a tradition at Lit Fest, featuring three or more speakers with varying perspectives on a

2015 Lit Fest Participant Reading II

October 05, 2015

The Participant Readings are always a Lit Fest treat. This year is no different.

2015 Lit Fest Salon: Lighthouse goes Psycho–a Night at the Movies

September 29, 2015

The Literary salon has been a tradition at Lit Fest, featuring three or more speakers with varying perspectives on a

2015 Lit Fest Salon: Get Lost! On Bewilderment as Poetics and Practice

September 29, 2015

The Literary salon has been a tradition at Lit Fest, featuring three or more speakers with varying perspectives on a