Creative Writing – PoetryCategory
Sometimes it takes something that goes beyond simply reading to find the spark for your next poem.
Writing is what I live by; it’s the reason why I’m in grad school getting an MFA. Still, with the stress of classroom assignments, worksho..
I’d like to believe that there is no such thing as “writer’s block.” I could write for days about topics that I care about. Would they all..
Full disclosure: before this semester, the only type of workshops that I have ever encountered—whether it was in undergrad, my week at VON..
Part of the required curriculum here at Columbia College Chicago is to take two literature seminar courses: a pre-20th century literature ..
I’ll admit it: other than working on some poetry submissions for publishers and revising some old poems here and there, this past winter b..
I am not the type of person that usually creates a clichéd list of “New Year, New Me” goals—I have tried that before and it has not worked..
November has been an exhausting month—it’s the final stretch after the midway point of the semester, where you are forced to focus on imme..
My workshop journal that is full of invaluable notes and information
The horror stories are out there. For people of color, and anyone..
Tuesday, September 3, 2018: commence heavy breathing and heart-race.
First, let’s backtrack a bit. Leading up to my first day of g..