Guest Post – Josh Bresslin: Corrections Officer/Writer

Josh and I met through a local reading series, and I was struck by how completely he was able to change his entire life to better focus on his creative work.  He’s written one novel already and working on a second, and you can find him on Twitter @Josh_Bresslin or at his website, joshbresslin.com.   Six months ago, I was working a county government job … Continue reading Guest Post – Josh Bresslin: Corrections Officer/Writer »

Why I Went to Grad School (and didn’t stay for more)

I get asked this question a lot. When I applied to grad school, I was at a crossroads (wanted to become a writer but wasn’t sure how) and had a Day Job I needed to get out of since I wasn’t yet at the point where I thought of it as a Day Job.  Years before, someone had suggested grad school as the main path … Continue reading Why I Went to Grad School (and didn’t stay for more) »