Creative Writing – PoetryCategory
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..
It’s been a long road. We’ve only been close for five years now, but I’ve known you for what feels like my whole life, and..
Last Thursday, at 11 p.m., my finger hovered over the touch pad of my laptop. The cursor was poised ominously over a send button. I stared..
This week was SPRING BREAK! I followed through on all the myths of spring break common to the United States, about warm environments, rauc..