MFA Flashback: The Bound Thesis

Once I defended my thesis, the graduation process was far from over. I was elated to be done with the oral defense of my thesis. It was a wonderful experience, and one that prepared me for future job interviews. But the saga of the thesis copies had yet to begin. As a graduate student, yourContinue reading “MFA Flashback: The Bound Thesis”

A Name Against the Nothing

Artax in the Swamp of Sadness, from The Neverending Story A few times at Clarion West, on the Sunday evenings when we met our instructor for the week, we would be asked to go around the table and describe the kinds of stories we wrote. Occasionally, I’d be asked the same question at the Friday nightContinue reading “A Name Against the Nothing”