Minors are also invited to compete for cash prizes in two creative writing competitions open to all Western Illinois University undergraduates: Cordell Larner Fiction and Poetry Award, and Lois Bruner Nonfiction Award.
It could go like this: "Hi, guys," I say happily as I come in. Everybody cheats.
How about this: I figure, "Heck with it. The flexible curriculum allows you to tailor the minor to your interests. Before I give you my answer, why don't you work on one of your own.
End of story.
They're not concepts or definitions. The Creative Writing Minor has a total of hours: 12 hours of required workshops and 6 hours of electives.
Camp Director Troy Doetch, Jr is a dedicated teaching professional and writer.
Mary created just the right atmosphere. OK, so I head out for the corner store to get their smokes. A few people usually go for the flu, but not many.
The Fiction BFA allows you to focus solely on fiction, whereas the Creative Writing BA gives you the flexibility to work in other genres and the time to explore your other passions through a minor or a second major.
Take specialized workshops from highly-qualified, published instructors and guest speakers in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and screenwriting.
In previous years, Creative Writing minors have gone on to publish their work, and many have gained admission and fellowships to some of the top graduate creative writing programs around the country. Remember, this is not flu we're talking about.
My wife says something. You don't have to have a reason—just a feeling. See what you can do to give this dead story some energy. Meets one night a week for 6 weeks First class is free You pay nothing unless you return for the rest of the workshop.
Pretty much everybody goes for the alley. Without it no story, no matter how beautifully written, can succeed. I led you there—with story.
Maybe the characters are satisfied, but we are not and no reader will be either. PhD students in the Program for Writers also teach beginning creative writing courses in their genre, and may teach introductory literature courses as well. Did you identify? Something you can learn to do every time by mastering the story craft.
What now? Jerry continued to train, coach and mentor me the whole time. And you're not asking yourself, "Is it good?