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Faculty Spotlight: John Brehm

June 30, 2020

Editor's Note: John Brehm will be reading along with John Cotter, Brandi Homan, and Erika T. Wurth at a Lit Fest Happy...
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Q&A with Ilse Josepha Lazaroms

June 22, 2020

Editor's Note: In lieu of being able to participate in a Lit Fest Fellows Reading, we've put together a short Q&A...
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On Writing a Novel in an Elementary School Storage Closet

June 16, 2020

Editor's Note: Applications for the 2022 class of the Book Project are due June 26. To learn more about the two-year...
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Lit Fest 2020 Advanced Workshops and Fellowships

January 15, 2020

This year marks the 15th anniversary of Lit Fest, our t

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"My Decade in Google Searches"

January 02, 2020

Listen to new Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara read from her recent New York Times piece, "

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Kudos, Q3 2019: News and Accolades from the Lighthouse Community

December 20, 2019

It's kudos time!

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Q&A With New Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara

December 19, 2019

First, we’re saddened to share that the lovely and talented Eleanor Brown will be stepping away from her Book Project

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Visiting Authors Reading (Week One) at Lit Fest 14

December 12, 2019

After some cool, rainy nights, the Visiting Authors Reading (week one) came with sunshine, laughs, and fine performan

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The Writer's Guide to Winter Session 2020

December 10, 2019

The weather outside is...weather.

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The Freedom To

December 09, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the final entry in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers

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How Lit Fest Lit An Unexpected Fire

December 06, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the thirteenth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all co

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Doors For Others to Follow

December 05, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the twelfth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from

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Fort Lyon Standard Time

December 04, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the eleventh in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corn

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Marking Time in the Lighthouse Attic

December 03, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the tenth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners

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The Poet Can Teach You Whatever You Need

December 02, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the ninth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners

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Facilitating Friday 500

November 27, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the eighth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corner

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Finding My Place

November 25, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the seventh in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corne

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Like a Form of Release

November 22, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the sixth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from a

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Monumental Fun

November 20, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the fifth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from a

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Confessions of a Night Writer

November 18, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the fourth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from

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To Build Impossible Worlds

November 15, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the third in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from a

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A Mission of Compassion

November 13, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from

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It Takes a Village

November 11, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners

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The 2019 Beacon Award Goes To Joy Roulier Sawyer

November 08, 2019

Editor's Note: On the occasion of Joy Roulie

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Chris Ransick, A Remembrance

November 06, 2019

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By the Book with Julia Alvarez

November 06, 2019