Should You Go For The Creative Writing MFA?

The first, most honest, and initially least helpful answer I can toss your way is “Damned if I know.” It’s one of those questions where the pros and cons are all well known and all compelling. No, you don’t need the MFA to become a published writer. Yes, it’s possible to put together or locate… Continue reading Should You Go For The Creative Writing MFA?

10 Rules Of Being A Writer

Zadie Smith wrote hers. These are mine. 1. Be born in a country with a reasonably well-run public education system, or, failing that, be born into a family wealthy enough nurture and educate you privately and spare you the privations of having entered the world via a poorly run, or just poor, country. 2. Read… Continue reading 10 Rules Of Being A Writer