...again! I'm sure you all remember last year, where I submitted my short story "Darkest After Dawn" to Z Publishing House, after they found a short story of mine on Montevallo's website and sent me an invitation to submit. Well, they sent me another invitation this year, to submit to the America's Emerging Deep South … Continue reading I’m Published!
I am so close. So very, very close. Today I sent off the first part of my thesis to my committee members. This is a 93 page fiction piece, the beginning of what I hope to be my first novel. I sent it in via email today, because I need to give them enough time … Continue reading Part I, Done!
Okay, so that's a title usually reserved for when someone gets engaged. I, however, am using it to announce the fact that I've set a date for my thesis defense! My schedule is currently as follows: September 14: Turn in draft of Critical Introduction September 21: Second adviser meeting & turn in revisions of 90+ … Continue reading We’ve Set a Date!
Whoops. I know this was sudden, because I just posted the First Impression Friday topic on this book a few days ago, but to be honest, that was written a few weeks ago when I actually started the book. Now we stand here, with me scratching my head and attempting to figure out how I … Continue reading Book Review: “The Half-Known World” by Robert Boswell
This is my way to attempt to make finishing up my thesis reading list "fun." Originally, I had myself scheduled to finish all of my thesis reading by the end of May. And yet, here we are on June 15, and I'm only two books into my twelve book list. I know that I'll be … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “The Half-Known World” by Robert Boswell
Wow, somehow we've reached the end of May already! I've got no idea where this month went, but June is just around the corner (I see you!) and I don't think I'm really prepared. Here are some things that went on in May: I received my final grades for the semester, and earned an A … Continue reading The End of May
Hello everyone! I have some incredibly exciting news for you today. My first published short story will be collected with an anthology published by Z Publishing House in August, in a collection called Alabama's Emerging Fiction Writers. You can preorder a copy of the book here! I want everyone to know that this is my very … Continue reading My First Published Short Story!