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CSFWG Member Bio

Every member of the Colorado Springs Fiction Writer's Group receives a free biography page where they can talk about themselves and their writing. They can also publicize their publications and, if they choose to do so, give away free samples of their writing to the general public.

John Irwin
John Irwin
  • Founding member of the Colorado Springs Fiction Writer\'s Group
  • BA Sociology, Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC 1974
  • Military 1957-1989, Special Forces Qualified in 1959, Green Beret Schools, Operations and Intelligence, Intelligence Analyst, Strategic Reconnaissance, Base Systems Communications Course, Spanish Language, French Language and others.
  • Infantry Magazine, 1975. Article on Cognitive Dissonance and the post Vietnam Army.
  • Douglas County News/Press, Castle Rock, Colorado. Oct 1997.
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John began writing in the mid 90s while taking four courses in Creative Writing. To date he has completed three novels; \"The Power,\" \"Uncommon Sense,\" and \"First Snow.\" Novella publications include \"The Last Santos,\" \"The Turning,\" and \"As the Legend Goes.\" Irwin\'s talent for turn of phrase is also seen in his short stories, \"Kokopelli,\" \"Status,\" \" Sydney and the B and B Caf�©,\" \"Daylabor,\" \"The Manitou,\" \"Politics,\" \"The Dreamkeeper,\" \"Upload\" and in Oct 02, \"Cryogenics.\" Cryogenics is described as shocking.

He is currently working on two novels. One is a historical novel about a small New England town and their Train Station and the other is a major fictional treatment of Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce due to be finished this year.

The Power Uncommon Sense Bigfoot: Annihilation Avoided: Fight to Save Bigfoot Legends and Stories That Should be Movies: Over a Dozen New Plot Lines for Movies The Spirit's Plea: Chief Joseph's Own Words: Perhaps His Spirit Lives to Fight Again


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