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September update! New piece posted on THE RIPPLE EFFECT

Dissolving into a rainstorm near mile 205 in Grand Canyon.

Hi folks! Welcome to a wonderful, wet September here in the Pacific Northwest. Since finishing my MS degree this summer, I have enjoyed a renewed vigor for writing and storytelling. 106 more words


Emo International Masters Update - this keeps getting harder

I guess you could call this part two of “road to my masters”. Just me being honest here.

I got another update on the graduate program I’ve been trying to apply to for very close to two years now. 220 more words



It’s going to be a busy week for me. Seems to be a theme in my quest for that PhD to be honest. I’ve got data to process, papers to write, experiments to run, appointments to keep. 698 more words


Upcoming Graduate School Fairs - Sept and Oct 2020

If you’re interested in graduate or professional school, there are various upcoming virtual fairs open to Richmond students: 

Idealist Grad School Fairs
Various Dates in September and October…
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Career Advice

What Grad School Has Taught Me (So Far)

…..where to begin?

Some context: I didn’t immediately transition from undergrad student to grad student. I had about 3 years of time in between where I was working and trying to figure out what the heck to do with my life…and in walks occupational therapy. 835 more words

Occupational Therapy

New Fugue

So, I’m leaping.

Jumping feet first into getting my MFA in Creative Writing.

So, I’m freaking.

OCD-ing all over the place, trying to scrounge up 20 pages of literary razzamatazz to throw at the graduate admissions committee. 56 more words


A Day In My Life As A Graduate Student: Fall 2020

It’s been a long time since I shared a day-in-the-life post! The pandemic and hybrid in-person/online school has made it really hard to set a routine for myself, but every week I get closer to finding a schedule that works for me. 659 more words