Creative Writing – FictionCategory
I’m writing from the head-fog-filled morning of November 9, the day after the Election was called for Republican candidate Donald Trum..
One of the big things I considered when I applied to MFA programs was the location. And since I ended up at Columbia College Chicago, you ..
As writers, we’re always told the best work goes through multiple drafts and revision processes before it’s the best it can be. And ev..
Half of my cohort meeting for the first time at a GSO-hosted event.
So you made it! You’re in a new MFA program, you’re meeting new pe..
It is hard to believe just how fast the summer flew by, a flurry of activity. I had a wedding, taught two Creative Writing classes fil..
The Fall semester begins Tuesday, September 8. It’s still roughly a month and a half away. But to the new members of the Columbia Coll..
For a truly serious MFAer, the summer is made for writing, for producing as much great stuff as possible without l..
Photo: CC/Flickr/Roman Boed v on Timeout Chicago
It’s officially summer in Chicago. Bring on the summer festivals, sunny days, beachwe..
Photo: Todd DeSantis
At the time of my writing this, there are two weeks left in the semester before summer vacation! Which means two ..