Borders Bookstore Events, Chapel Hills Mall, 1710 Briargate Blvd., 266-1600. Angela Green, Sept. 10, 2 p.m. George William Frawley, Sept. 16, 2 p.m. Lori Lacefield, Sept. 23, 2 p.m. Lizzie T. Leaf, Sept. 24, 2 p.m. Southgate, 2120 Southgate Road, 632-6611. Angela Green, Sept. 9, 2 p.m. Jim Kasparek, Sept. 16, 2 p.m. Lizzie T. Leaf, Sept. 23, 2 p.m. Brian Jacques, Sept. 24, 2 p.m.
"Embodied Writing," CC Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., Rm. 213. Free. Poetry West presents a workshop by poet Renee Gregario. Sat., Sept. 9, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call 573-9479 for more.
Goddess Open Mic, Black Cat Books, 720 Manitou Ave. Free. Thin Air Poetry Slam presents. Mon., Sept. 11, 7-9 p.m. Call 685-9546 for more.
Smokebrush Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102. Jerry Schilling will read and sign Me and a Guy Named Elvis. Wed., Sept. 13, 6:30-8 p.m. Call 444-1012 or visit smokebrush.org for more.
"Writing the Poetry of your Life," Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $15. Learn to release your inner poet. Sat., Sept. 30, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call 473-6184 or visit benethillmonastery.org for more.
"Page-Turning Plots," Woodmen Valley Chapel Auditorium, 250 E. Woodmen Rd. Free. Learn to write plots that draw readers into the scene and action. Tues., Oct. 3, 6:30-8 p.m. Call 209-9066 for more.
Michael Attie Performance and Signing, Celebration Conscious Living Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave. Free. The "lingerie monk" will read from Many Ways, Middle Way, No Way: A Guide to Meditation, Spiritual Awakening and Fun. Mon., Oct. 9, 7 p.m. Call 634-1855 for more.
James D. Doss Book Signing, Book Sleuth, 2501 W. Colorado Ave., #105. Doss will sign Stone Butterfly. Thurs., Oct. 12, noon to 1:30 p.m. Call 632-2727 for more.
Author's Fest of the Rockies, Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $25. Featuring writing and publishing workshops, panel discussions and more to benefit the Manitou Springs Library. Thurs., Nov. 2, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 685-2432 for more.