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Associate English professor releases poetry book after seven years of work

Juan Morales spent seven years perfecting his poetry book "The Siren World." | Photo by Patti Freeman Schreiber, courtesy of Juan Morales In 2,555 days, a lot can happen. Juan Morales, associate professor of English at CSU-Pueblo, spent that amount of time, seven years, developing and perfecting his recently published poetry book “The Siren World,” which is the second book he has had published. “I tried a lot of different passions. I looked back and realized I was always journaling. We traveled a lot when I was younger and I...

Tempered Steel looking for creative writers

Tempered Steel is CSU-Pueblo's creative writing publication. Calling all CSU-Pueblo’s ink slingers, wordsmiths and lyricists! Have you written a poem about zombies in love? What about a short story recounting a mime’s struggle to survive the end of days? Or how about that one time you saved the planet by defeating alien invaders in a dance off? OK, maybe that last one is a bit more science fiction rather than inspired non-fiction. However, if you are a creative writer and want a chance to have your artistic voice heard, Tempered...