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Not Someone Else's Thing

August 14, 2019

By Lit Fest 2019 Intern Andrea Day Editor's Note: This is the fourth in a series of posts written by Lit Fest 2019...
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A Year In the Young Authors Collective

August 13, 2019

Editor's note: Applications for the 2019-2020 Young Authors Collective are due August 24. Learn more and apply here....
Speakeasy Podcast

Fort Lyon Writers-in-Residence Reading

August 12, 2019

Editor's note: Lighthouse welcomed 2019 Fort Lyon resident writers Michael Fischer and Sarah Shotland for a reading and...

Further evidence of a short storycentric universe?

September 28, 2009

...or at least that reports of the demise of the short story are greatly exaggerated: the National Book Awards are go

Poet Heather McHugh Wins a Genius Grant

September 24, 2009

Heather McHugh--a poet I must admit I am not all that familiar with--just received a MacArthur Fellowship, which, for

Great Opportunity for Veterans

September 18, 2009

Lighthouse is very honored to take part in an amazing program--

With a name like this, she had to be a writer

September 11, 2009

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That recurring dream of being back in high school? Doesn't have to be a nightmare

September 09, 2009

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Blood on our hands: Literary Death Match Denver

August 18, 2009

First let me explain something about what we do at Lighthouse.

Moore, Please!

August 07, 2009

The essential Lorrie Moore reading list

July 31, 2009

She gets a shout out this week in a

Biz Weekend Report: The Serpentine Path

July 29, 2009

I can't say I was ever very good at deadlines; I once wrote a paper on James Joyce's Ulysses, and turned it

Recently leaked: Did you hear the one...?

July 27, 2009

Standing guest Grand Lake emcee J. Diego Frey's crowd pleasers were just telexed over.  Enjoy!

Speaking of Wells Tower...

July 22, 2009

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Writing at high altitudes

July 20, 2009

We're back from our eleventh annual writer's getaway in Grand Lake, and we've heard the verdict: People came home wit

This felony won’t get you 150 years

July 01, 2009

It was a week and a half ago, the Business Weekend, Lit Fest 2009, and the topic was “Breaking and Entering”—essentia

Opportunities for short story writers

July 01, 2009

August Short Story Workshop Scholarships Available

"Being beautiful is not enough..."

June 29, 2009

The business weekend came and went, and a few great things emerged from it.  For one, our first book deal of Lit Fest

Lit Fest report: The Beacon Award

June 23, 2009

It's straight out of Gatsby, except there are no dead people involved.

Intern Report on the Salon: The Niche

June 21, 2009

Our super talented intern Laurel Janeen Smith is back at it, and getting saucier as she goes.