MFA, to get or not to get

I chose to continue my education and get my Masters in Fine Arts 1) so I could advance myself in my career 2) to show agents that I'm serious about this writing thing. If it hadn't been for reason 1, I wouldn't have gotten the expensive MFA. Writers shouldn't have to spend 50,000 dollars to … Continue reading MFA, to get or not to get

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Grammar: The comma

Let's take a moment to talk about that bugger of punctuation, the comma. A lot of writers, both professional and amateur, misuse commas. That's what editors are for. There is a student in my MFA (Masters of Fine Arts) who claims he's been writing for years, and yet when I read his posts, he comes across … Continue reading Grammar: The comma