MFA Graduate Reading: Exit

Reading an excerpt from my short story “Exit,” at Queens University of Charlotte. The story is published at JMWW, Winter 2013. Filmed and edited by Dustin Lawyer

Teachin’ the Craft

Pretty Ain’t Easy: The Myth of the Easy Short Story Cycle.  There’s a belief among writers that linked short stories are easier to write than novels, that perhaps a story cycle is really an attempted novel that failed. In this workshop, we’ll discuss the benefits of reading and writing a story cycle and compare the experience with that of a novel and short story….