Project Description

Veterans Writing

Our Veterans Writing Workshops offer a safe place for veterans to write about their experiences. Previous writing experience is not necessary, and writing workshops can be offered at any level:

Transformational writing workshops help people recover from trauma by practicing expressive writing. We offer Transformational Writing Workshops on Mondays from 4 to 6 p.m. at Mt. Carmel Veterans Services in Colorado Springs beginning August 19. Learn more or register

Creative writing workshops inspire expression

Professional-level workshops help writers prepare their work for the public and will start soon in Ft. Collins

We look forward to working with you and other potential partners in your community to design a program that best serves your needs. In our Arts in Society award-winning Denver program, Colorado Humanities published a book collecting work by workshop participants, paid its authors and editors, and facilitated a Denver metro-wide reading and conversation series.

Join Us

For more information, contact Josephine Jones

Colorado Humanities Director of Programs & Center for the Book, 303.894.7951 x15


Workshop Participant Discusses Workshops

Denver-based U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Luke Anthony Alfonso Martínez On Why We Need Veterans Writing Workshops

Still Coming Home: Denver Veterans Writing was published in August 2018 and is available to purchase on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and our website. Visit the link below to purchase a copy from our online store.


Supported by Arts in Society Program grants, funded by Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, Colorado Creative Industries, and Hemera Foundation, and in partnership with RedLine Contemporary Art Center, Colorado Humanities is pleased to offer this opportunity to veterans and Colorado communities.

Special thanks to our sponsors

Upcoming Events

Join Colorado Humanities in our upcoming events

Veterans Writing Workshop

August 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, happening 26 times

Veterans Writing Workshop

February 10, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Colorado Humanities forges program partnerships statewide to improve education, strengthen cultural institutions and enrich community life. Your contribution makes you an important part of it.