Marginalia, Graduate Blog

CPR VISITS THE POFO

by Daniel Scott Parker

I always tell prospective MFA students that one of the best things about our program—aside from reading each other’s work or writing collaborative poems over a PB&J after class—is the …

CPR VISITS THE POFO

I always tell prospective MFA students that one of the best things about our program—aside from reading each other’s work or writing collaborative poems over a PB&J after class—is the …

Daniel Scott Parker MFA Poetry Daniel Scott Parker, danielsparker@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Yes, Things Are Still Crazy

by Josh Young

I know, I know. I turned in my thesis and all my job applications, but things are still crazy. But good. I got a job interview coming up that I’m …

Yes, Things Are Still Crazy

I know, I know. I turned in my thesis and all my job applications, but things are still crazy. But good. I got a job interview coming up that I’m …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

One Essay a Day

by Jenn Tatum

I recently met with my thesis advisor, Jenny Boully, to discuss the 110 page draft I submitted. We met on Valentine’s Day, enjoyed some coffee and treats, and she gave …

One Essay a Day

I recently met with my thesis advisor, Jenny Boully, to discuss the 110 page draft I submitted. We met on Valentine’s Day, enjoyed some coffee and treats, and she gave …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

The Torch Has Been Passed

by Brian Miles

I feel like a second year now. I mean, pretty much. As I write this, I am in the last week of classes, having just watched the second years do …

The Torch Has Been Passed

I feel like a second year now. I mean, pretty much. As I write this, I am in the last week of classes, having just watched the second years do …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Brian Miles, brian.c.miles@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Literary Journal Submissions

by Jenn Tatum

As an emerging writer it is important for me to be submitting my work, to get myself out there—yes— but also to familiarize myself with the big ol’ world of …

Literary Journal Submissions

As an emerging writer it is important for me to be submitting my work, to get myself out there—yes— but also to familiarize myself with the big ol’ world of …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

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