The letter writers offer good “commonsensical” advice. Don’t simply look at a list of numbers and apply to the first ten.
The low residency MFA in Creative Writing degree can be completed in two years through distance mentorship and twice yearly campus residencies.
She is the director and founder of the national reading series Why There Are Words, and of WTAW Press, a publisher of exceptional literary books.
She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the Warren Wilson MFA Program for Writers.
She has also published numerous essays and book reviews in The Rumpus, San Francisco Chronicle, and Bloomsbury Review.
Nina Schuyler is the author of The Translator, which won the 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Award and was shortlisted for the William Saroyan International Writing Prize.
Her first novel, The Painting, was nominated for the Northern California Book Award and was named a "Year's Finest Best Book" by the San Francisco Chronicle and a "fearless debut" by MSNBC.
It’s been translated into Chinese, Portuguese, and Serbian.
Terry Lucas is the author of two award-winning poetry chapbooks, Altar Call and If They Have Ears to Hear, and two full-length poetry collections: In This Room and Dharma Rain.
His work has received numerous awards, including the 2014 Crab Orchard Review Feature Award in Poetry, the fifth annual Littoral Press Poetry Prize, and five Pushcart Prize nominations.