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Surrounded By Writers

July 20, 2017

By Andrea Torres Disclaimer: I am NOT a writer. I do not write fantastical fiction with overbearing villains and strong...
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The Sebald Remedy

June 27, 2017

So often, we fiction writers project a reader who is lazy, listless, or passive—who has to be seduced. This can give...
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Meet Our Terry Dodd Scholarship Winner

June 08, 2017

For the first time this year, Lighthouse was able to offer four Lit Fest fellowships to emerging writers. Each ...

My Year at Lighthouse

August 07, 2015

by Karin Belz

Writing is my obsession.

Cynthia Wong Takes the Long Shot

July 28, 2015

by Tessa Cheek

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A Tribute to Our Pañuelo Girl

July 08, 2015

by Tiffany Quay Tyson

35 Lost Items in Search of Their Owners

June 23, 2015

By Ashley Teatum

Wine in Translation

June 15, 2015

Lit Fest In Full Swing!

June 09, 2015

by Dennis Mont'Ros

Fun and Games

June 03, 2015

Ginsberg's HOWL at 60

May 28, 2015


A Dorkleheart Finds Her People

May 15, 2015

by Susan Knudten

The Draft, 25.0: "A Generation Thing"

May 14, 2015

The Draft Reading Series celebrates the diverse and talented writing in our workshops that hovers around a given them

Event Podcast

Kazuo Ishiguro Primer with Cynthia Wong

May 14, 2015

Prominent Ishiguro scholar Cynthia Wong led an enthusiastic Grotto crowd through a primer of the Booker Prize-winning

Inside the Writer’s Studio with Kazuo Ishiguro

May 14, 2015

This signature event brings a nationally recognized writer to the Denver community for two days of author-led activit

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It's the Story. Of course it's the story.

May 13, 2015

The Elements of Writing, redux

May 08, 2015

An episodic essay on writing, the elements, and the elements of writing her most recent novel

On Writing Suspense

April 24, 2015

By Cynthia Swanson