MFA Candidacy Evaluations & Reflection

I spent the weekend away in Chicago to kick off “Spring Break” to evaluate how my work is progressing and how it correlates with my research.  In about 5 weeks, my 1st year peers and I will be reviewed for MFA candidacy.  Are we prepared to enter year 2 and prepare for graduation/professional careers? This mid-term review […]

Memories and Reflections of 9 Years in NE

In 2006, I packed my car full of belongings and left North Carolina for the 21 hour drive out to Omaha. With encouragement from family and friends, I left everything comfortable behind to find a path – or maybe simply stability. This warm, laid back city would become the environment to realize so many dreams, cultivate […]