The Journey of the Book, Falcon Police Station, Community Room, 7850 Goddard St., Free. Sun., Sept. 28, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Veteran romance author Karen Fox, and new author Jodi Beyes (who writes as Jodi Dawson) will discuss the evolution of their books from conception through the writing process and the eventual sale. Free. For more, call 719-210-6608.
Poetry Reading by Gloria Gervitz, UCCS Student Center, Room 302, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. Acclaimed poet of Mexico Gloria Gervitz will read and discuss her poetry, which explores issues of migration and identity. The Jewish author uses Spanish and Yiddish to express her poetic quest. She will read from her book Migraciones. Discussion in English will follow. Wed., Oct. 1, 4 p.m. For more, call (719) 264-0403.
Booksigning by Walter Boyne, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. Author of The Influence Of Air Power Upon History. Thurs., Oct. 2, 2-4 p.m.
Womyn's Pride Book Group. Meets first and third Mondays of each month, 6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m. Open to lesbian, bsiexual and transgendered women. Readings alternate between fiction and non-fiction. For location and details, call 576-3898.
Book signing, Steve Owings, author of Colorado: A Silly Guide to the Centennial State, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. Free. Sat., Sept. 26, 2-4 p.m.
Poetry Open Mikes: Bare-Knuckle Poetry, third Tues. of the month, The Coffee Warehouse, 526 S Tejon St., Call 477-1028. Every Sunday at Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., 685-0986. All start at 8 p.m.