Taking Chances

So now that I have my MFA the question comes, what do I do with the rest of my life?  It’s strange because isn’t that the question I should be asking of myself every day when I wake up in the morning.  How can I better myself?  How can I accomplish a goal?  How can […]

My MFA

On Sunday I received my Masters in Fine Arts degree for Creative Writing from Goddard College.  I went on stage with seventeen other fine graduates, gave my three minute speech, received my diploma, and spent the rest of the day pretty much grinning my head off.  It feels wonderful to have accomplished so much and […]

Pitkin Review

The Spring 2010 Pitkin Review is out.  For those who are not in the know, the Pitkin is a literary journal sponsored by Goddard College.  I’m proud to say I am one of the Fiction Editors for the journal.  Inside you’ll find poetry, novel excerpts, short stories, and more.  To check out information on how […]

Paul Selig’s Character and Structure

While I was at Goddard College I attended a seminar given by the Director of the MFA in Creative Writing program, Paul Selig.  He is a playwright.  It was one of the best seminars I have ever attended.  He used the structures of the Wizard of Oz and Rosemary’s Baby as examples of rising action […]