A writer’s life often requires switching gears and topics while awaiting the next step, another round of edits, a transition in story format, publication. My Work In Progress is a biography about Spencer Penrose, a mover and shaker in the early days of the Colorado Springs community at the foot of Pikes Peak. 296 more words
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Cripple Creek under martial law, 1894.
On the 7th of February, 1894, tensions between the Western Federation of Miners and their employers boiled over into what would be a strike lasting five months. 60 more words