I’ve recently been thinking about some of the things I wish I had..
Again, congratulations on being accepted into the program! I’ve been corresponding with a few admitted students over the past week, an..
So you’ve received your acceptance letter, and you’re beaming. I know I was. I put it on the refrigerator and called my mom. I was ecs..
Boston was a beautiful location for the annual Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP). The weather, though, was a little le..
I’m gearing up for AWP 2013 in Boston, and I can’t wait! I’ve never been to Boston and AWP is my favorite time of year. I blogged last..
I recently met with my thesis advisor, Jenny Boully, to discuss the 110 page draft I submitted. We met on Valentine’s Day, enjoyed som..
It’s so much easier to answer, “I teach,” when someone asks what I do for a living than to say I’m a writer, but at the core of everyt..
Random Family just arrived today in the mail, just in time for Winter Break and for my four-and-a-half-hour flight home to San Diego.
I recently participated in the Graduate Student Ambassador panel at Columbia’s New Graduate Student Orientation, and many students had..
I’ve been writing a lot this week, and I’m pretty sure it began with organizing the “My Documents” section on my computer. After the p..