Welcome to Northern Colorado Writers (NCW). The purpose of NCW is to encourage and support writers of all levels and genres. Whether you are just starting out or are well established in your writing career, NCW can help you on your writing journey.
Location: 200 Mathews Street, Fort Collins (Old Ft. Collins Museum Building)June 24-28, 9:00-12:00 each day Cost: $175 Instructor: Kerrie Flanagan Class is limited to 15 students
This special camp is designed for children who have a passion for writing and are eager to learn more about the creative writing process. By studying writing examples, examining plot in movies, and doing lots of fun writing exercises, students will learn the components of great writing. They will then put their new skills to work and write a couple of pieces to be included in an anthology to be published.
Location: NCW Headquarters, 2107 Thunderstone CourtInstructor: Kerrie FlanaganJune 20, 6:00-7:30pm$28 NCW Members/$38 Nonmembers
Microsoft Word has many great components that can make your life as a writer easier, if you know where they are and how to use them. One of the most helpful tools to organize a novel is the Document Map and many writers don't even know it is there. This workshop will explain how to use Document Map and other helpful features in the Microsoft Word program.
1ST Prize: $1,000 DEADLINE: June 30, 2013
The personal essay can be in any form or style, and should be evocative, thought-provoking, and sincere--and if it's humorous too, even better. See below for word count and style guidelines. Nonfiction writer and novelist David Shields is our prolific final judge in this category. COMPLETE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES