Stringing for “Brevity”: The First of Three.

A dream-come-true gig as a result of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Conference: I covered three panels for one of my bucket list literary magazines.

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Out of the Classroom: Possible Adventures in Creative Writing

Panelists: Philip Graham, Dinty W. Moore, Harmony Neal, and Dana Sokolowski.

You want them to write outside their comfort zone.

Or outside themselves.

Or just outside.

Philip Graham said, “I could barely get under-graduates to cross the street”—let alone be so adventurous as to reach into a cow’s stomach. Which ended up happening, after a great deal of effort toward adventure-taking. The CNF movement calls it Immersion.

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Author: allehall

I am a writer. I write to explore childhood: literary essays and short fiction, journalism, and three haiku. My published work expresses my belief that everything which did or did not happen to me as a child is manifesting in everything that is or is not happening to me today. More importantly, it is also manifesting for my children. I believe funny is the new navel-gazing, and that the best funny keeps a penny's worth of serious in an accessible pocket. Little-known fact: I have a completed novel decorating the inside of a desk drawer. Perhaps it is not funny enough.

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