Marginalia, Graduate Blog

Parker

 

Since finishing his thesis, Parker has been telling stories around the city with live lit series, gave a TEDx Talk, and has been working a full-time job as a communications specialist for a Fortune 100 company and part-time as an adjunct instructor teaching online for Florida Gulf Coast University. Parker is continuing to complete his novel and hopes to seek publication for it soon.

 

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Goodbye, MarginAliens!

by Parker Stockman

Goodbye, my friends. It is with a light heart that I leave you in the capable hands of the new ambassador, Brittany! I say “light heart” because I am so …

Goodbye, MarginAliens!

Goodbye, my friends. It is with a light heart that I leave you in the capable hands of the new ambassador, Brittany! I say “light heart” because I am so …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

I got into school! Now what?

by Parker Stockman

So, you made it into Columbia College Chicago’s MFA in Creative Writing – Fiction program. Congrats! You’re going to do a lot when here and you’ll have amazing opportunities. If …

I got into school! Now what?

So, you made it into Columbia College Chicago’s MFA in Creative Writing – Fiction program. Congrats! You’re going to do a lot when here and you’ll have amazing opportunities. If …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

TEDxColumbiaCollegeChicago a success!

by Parker Stockman

Do you know TED? It stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design. TED events are kind of like conferences that center around talks from any of those three categories. Talks are …

TEDxColumbiaCollegeChicago a success!

Do you know TED? It stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design. TED events are kind of like conferences that center around talks from any of those three categories. Talks are …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Thesis clock countodown

by Parker Stockman

Congratulations to all who have been accepted into Columbia College Chicago’s Creative Writing – Fiction, MFA program! It’s a very competitive process, and know that many factors are taken into …

Thesis clock countodown

Congratulations to all who have been accepted into Columbia College Chicago’s Creative Writing – Fiction, MFA program! It’s a very competitive process, and know that many factors are taken into …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

The Thesis Haze

by Parker Stockman

I’ve been in a thesis haze recently. Okay, so I started a new job. It’s awesome—I love it. It’s 40 hours a week, it is putting my writing skills to …

The Thesis Haze

I’ve been in a thesis haze recently. Okay, so I started a new job. It’s awesome—I love it. It’s 40 hours a week, it is putting my writing skills to …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

What does a thesis meeting look like?

by Parker Stockman

If you’re wondering what a thesis meeting looks like, here’s a bit of the process. 1) You go to your zen place and you write. I like to write in …

What does a thesis meeting look like?

If you’re wondering what a thesis meeting looks like, here’s a bit of the process. 1) You go to your zen place and you write. I like to write in …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605