Ed Greene, of CBS 4, was the first inductee into the Colorado Independent Publishers Association Friends of CIPA program on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at the CIPA EVVY Awards Dinner. Friends of CIPA is a very elite, invitation only, group of outstanding individuals recognized for their dedication to literacy, books, reading and publishing. With this
Tell us about yourselves. Give us a short bio and why you started writing. Rebecca I began writing as a young girl as a way to make sense of a chaotic childhood. Writing for me has always been both a microscope and an escape, a way to figure things out and then leave them behind
Three authors from the Colorado Independent Publishers Association will be reading and signing books on Sunday, April 10, 2011, 2:00 pm at the Boulder Book Store. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn about our authors, hear them read passages from their books and get to know them. These seasoned professionals represent just a handful of
Welcome, Elaine! Tell us about you and how you started writing. I’m the author of two picture books I’LL NEVER LEAVE and EVEN SHARKS NEED FRIENDS. I started writing fifteen years ago, self-publishing my first, I’LL NEVER LEAVE, eleven years ago, after trying traditional publishers and believing in my story enough not to give up.
Tell us about yourself. When did you start writing? I’m a 5th generation native of Durango, CO and has been writing since kindergarten. Tell us about your book and how it came into being. I inherited a collection of lantern slides from my grandfather without any indication of where they were taken or why. In
Tell us about yourself. Why did you start writing? On August 1, 1999, I left my home in Colorado and headed west. I traveled across four continents, 22 countries and over 14,000 miles — by foot — to become the first woman to walk around the world. In a spirit of adventure, along with