My future writing life

The last time I mentioned the MFA, I had accepted admission to Mills College. Well…almost a month later, USF called me to tell me I was accepted! I mean, how did that even happen to me? Even now, I can’t believe I was accepted to the only two schools I applied to. Imagine if I had applied to other schools across the country? But I wasn’t about moving again, so I was happy with my decision. Continue reading “My future writing life”


Why’s it taking so long?

One of my classmates in my memoir writing class shared with us that she was accepted to the Writer’s Workshop at the University of Iowa.  I was so happy for her and impressed; Iowa is one of the best schools one can get accepted to and its a free ride!  She’ll be missing our class […]

Then there were five…

Today I received a rejection email from Syracuse University.  Another fine choice for a graduate program but somehow, I’m not deflated at all.  I’m ready for the other responses.  I’m gearing up for my next step when all of the letters are in. I will only feel disappointed if USF rejects me.  The others, not […]