Equipment Test Podcast Episode 10 – Reading “The Plan” and MFA Acceptance

Hope you’ve all had a good Monday! Over the weekend, I posted the newest episode of my podcast, called Equipment Test!, the podcast I started when I bought a microphone for some reason. I recap my blog on the weekends and talk about writing stuff. This week on the blog, I read my short story… Continue reading Equipment Test Podcast Episode 10 – Reading “The Plan” and MFA Acceptance

I Got Accepted Into An MFA Program for Creative Writing

Today’s post is super late! That’s because I’ve been having discussions with myself, friends, and directors of MFA programs. I got accepted into an MFA program and I’m still figuring out the details, but I’m excited. It’s Lindenwood University’s MFA program in Writing. I’ve been talking to program directors for a couple of days, thinking… Continue reading I Got Accepted Into An MFA Program for Creative Writing

Equipment Test! Episode 9 – Reading List, and Books That Helped Me With My Writing

In case you missed it, the newest episode of my podcast, Equipment Test! came out over the weekend. So, yes, I AM still recording this podcast in which I just recap my blog posts every weekend. Yes, I still shut myself in my bedroom so my roommate doesn’t hear while I record it, and yes,… Continue reading Equipment Test! Episode 9 – Reading List, and Books That Helped Me With My Writing

I’m Reading The Best American Short Stories 2021

I used to read The Best American Short Stories pretty regularly ever since I started studying creative writing. Somehow I sort of fell off the wagon for the last few years, though. I haven’t read since Roxane Gay was the guest editor for the 2018 edition. Well, I’m catching up. I’m starting with the newest… Continue reading I’m Reading The Best American Short Stories 2021

Replacement Parts – Short Story

I hope you like this week’s short story, “Replacement Parts”. Typo hunters are welcome. If you like this story, check out my other short stories that I post on Fridays. You can also buy my fiction collection, Crushes, if you’re into that. Replacement Parts I dropped the fifty on the white countertop and eyed how… Continue reading Replacement Parts – Short Story