2015, Archives, December 2015, The MFA Years

46,397 words

Image by Ignacio B. Peña I have now handed in my creative portfolio, which officially marked the end of my first term as a writing postgrad student. Last week became a mental pressure cooker of revising and rewriting and now that I printed, stapled, and handed in two hard copies of my creative portfolio, I… Continue reading 46,397 words

2015, Archives, September 2015, The MFA Years

“Papers, please.”

Image: Ignacio B. Peña Edinburgh has a pretty straightforward application process. Every form of communication is done online, including the submission of past qualifications and transcripts. There are no application fees, and I wasn’t asked for any GRE results. Aside from my past academic history, the whole application process seems to be judged on the… Continue reading “Papers, please.”