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marcia-meier's picture
Feb.01.2011
“That’s an interesting idea,” my agent friend said. Interesting, yes, and admittedly unusual. I had just explained to him that I decided to do a master of fine arts in creative writing program, primarily to force myself to finish the memoir I’ve been trying to write for three years. I finished a...
maureen-sherbondy's picture
May.19.2010
Over the last month I have read 12 books, written three essays, and had very little time to do much of anything else. Few poems have been written, no stories at all. Why? I'm starting graduate school on Sunday. At 45. It's hard to believe I am going to be a student again. The last time I started...
pinckney-benedict's picture
Mar.03.2008
Since I haven't blogged about writing in this space yet - too busy touting my own work - I thought I'd post something today that I wrote to a friend (who shall remain nameless) who is contemplating the next few months before the Queens residency commences in May. Queens University in Charlotte NC...