Death Speech of Richard III

Today’s post is something a little bit different. Since Sunday is the birthday of the Bard, I thought I’d share an assignment I wrote for my grad school Shakespeare class. One of the plays we read was Richard III – which instantly became one of my favorite plays – and, since it is one of the only (maybe […]

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Lessons in Nonfiction

I am currently taking a class called Nonfiction Fundamentals. I’m getting my masters in English and Creative Writing with a concentration in Fiction, and had to take one more “fundamentals” class. Nonfiction sounded a lot easier than my other two options: poetry and screenwriting. It has turned out to be a lot more interesting than […]

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Memoir

Since the only real writing I’ve been doing lately is for grad school, I thought I’d share some of my better pieces on here.  I’ve always been really private about my writing (I wouldn’t even let my mom read my fourth grade papers), but having to overcome my fear of writing workshops has given me a […]

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