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Considering the "M," the "F" and the "A" of the M.F.A.

I’ve been thinking  about the individual letters of the M.F.A. and what they stand for – and yes, maybe I have too much time on my hands right now, but that’s the kind of thing that pops into my head at unpredictable moments. 1,374 more words

Question and answer: the first year MFA experience and application process

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Once a month we’ll be answering any questions you have about the first year MFA experience and the application process.

Please send your questions in by October 6th. 50 more words


Book Review: Lud-in-the-Mist by Hope Mirrlees

Another of my reading assignments for my Readings in the Genre: Fantasy Classics for my Master of Fine Arts from Seton Hill University in Writing Popular Fiction… 1,708 more words

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The Shape of the Stone: Thoughts on the Evening Before the Program

My master’s program starts tomorrow, and in Internet parlance I have lost my ability to even. Because of that, this post is going to be disjointed and confusing. 594 more words

Restoration at MFA in Boston

About a month ago, I accompanied my mom Xiang Li to the Museum of Fine Art in Boston to help restore an ancient Chinese painting from the Tsing Dynasty. 218 more words


New Experiments in Single-Origin Coffee

The main portion of my ongoing work Empire Coffee Roasters is the creation of 4 coffee blends, each comprising coffee from three countries where coffee was introduced by an Imperial power. 551 more words