By far the most difficult part of writing for me is balancing it with my responsibilities as a student, an employee, a friend, and family member. Things that should be huge developments get overlooked, while behind the scenes tasks of editing and drafting become cause for celebration that no one but me sees. It’s for this reason that I’m a little late in announcing some delightful news: my piece “Answers” won an honorable mention in the creative nonfiction category of the Thompson Writing Awards this spring! The Thompson Awards are held by the University of Colorado’s Center for the American West.Read more "2014 Thompson Writing Award winners"
I’m pleased to announce that my 2015 is still going strong, this time in the form of an honorable mention in the Thompson Writing Awards! (Which, personally, gives me deja vu from last year until I remind myself that this year the category was fiction, rather than creative-non.) If any of you should like to read […]Read more "Awards Abound– The Itch now Posted!"