Creative Writing – PoetryCategory
You’ll notice that none of the reading material I have included above is poetry. Borges, I suppose, is closest; his short stories are ..
In the weeks since classes ended, life has, if anything, been more stressful. That doesn’t make sense at all, but as I write this I’m ..
The summer between the first and second year of an MFA program feels important. It feels like growth is supposed to happen; you’ve bee..
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 ..
Due to Lisa Fishman’s sabbatical, Columbia will be welcoming Jill Magi to teach MFA classes in the 2012-2013 academic year. I worked w..
Lisa Fishman and Tony Trigilio put on a brief event where they talked about the practical matters of being a poet this past weekend. T..
I met Liz and Sara at New Wave Coffee in Logan Square. We talked about the manuscript process, the joys of being a second year MFA st..
My poetry has changed a lot since I started here. This is good. In fact, I would say if my work hadn’t drastically changed in the last..
If you want an honest depiction of what the last week or so looked like for me, it’s above. I came back from a weekend at a wedding in..
First of all, I want to say congratulations to all the new admitted students. I decided to write this post at this time to give you so..