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UPDATE: Because It's Been Weeks

First off, I’m sorry I’ve been gone. I wasn’t entirely certain I’d keep this up since it was originally started to log my time at NYU. 882 more words

Reflections on NYU's SPI & Publishing

New York University is one of a few colleges that offer intensive publishing courses. Their Summer Publishing Institute (which has now finished its 38th year) is a six-week long course that covers magazine and book publishing essentials.  1,599 more words


Our imprint won the “Best Website” award! This is especially rewarding because I made the website! I haven’t had much experience with wix.com before, but I got the hang of it eventually. 486 more words

Womp womp

Stress and anxiety levels are a little high.

I found a typo at the top of my resume today. The same resume I’ve been using to apply to jobs for the past couple weeks. 143 more words

The Last Week and a Quick Trip Back

The second week of the book session was fabulous. It was full of really passionate speakers, book industry visits (There was a Barnes & Noble breakfast/talk, a visit to Macmillan where we had a few Children’s Publishing Group employees chat with us, and a trip to Three Lives & Co., a teeny tiny independent book store in West Village). 298 more words

Sorry, I've been quiet...

It’s been a little hectic. Basically, I’ve decided I’m going to give New York a real shot and move here. Doing so on a limited budget, no actual job lined up (yet), and no housing lined up (yet) is terrifying. 270 more words

Adulting is hard

Remember that stuff I wasn’t supposed to think about…? Well, I’m thinking about it.

A couple weeks ago, early in the program, I made a post about all the… 788 more words