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Creative Writing Courses - Is the Bad Press Fair?

A GUEST POST BY LIZ MONUMENT

Before I enrolled on a Creative Writing MA, I’d written several novels, none of them to a publishable standard. But instead of getting progressively better, I seemed to have reached a glass ceiling I couldn’t break through. 1,135 more words

More Ph.D. CW Application News

I’ll spend the next two months preparing personal statements, polishing my writing samples and scratching my head. I also retook the GRE this weekend, which was kind of a nightmare. 350 more words

The Writing Process Blog Tour: freedom and work

My PhD exams are finally done! My brain is slowly recovering. A great pile of books keeps refusing to remove itself from my desk and return to the shelves. 1,148 more words

On Writing

THE PAIN OF CIRCUMCISION

I chose the date – 19th of May to start my Phd. Why did I choose this date? For a very significant reason – I wanted my son to come into this world to meet his dad a Phd candidate. 210 more words

Life N Phd

YOU DON’T CALL 2013 A BAD YEAR EVEN THOUGH IT FELT LIKE ONE

WHAT A YEAR!! A YEAR THAT ENDED IN STYLE!!! From now on, I will use this site to tell of my day to day experience as a Phd student. 237 more words

Life N Phd

PhD on Board: the agony of the final trimester

I can’t sleep. I dream about the chapter I have just written.

People have started asking for advice – on starting their doctorate. To them I seem like a –sort of – old hand now. 1,191 more words

Creative Writing

100 Days to the Doctorate - and Beyond

Dr Evelyn Tsitas started 100 Days to the Doctorate in 2013 with literally 100 days to go before she handed in her doctorate in Creative Writing at RMIT University, investigating the human animal hybrid in science fiction. 339 more words

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