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2012 Was Pretty Awesome

I graduated from college, went to Chicago and New Orleans for conferences, worked as an editorial intern at Dzanc Books, won my 4th NaNoWriMo, earned 2nd place for my pumpkin bread, attended my first Nightwish concert, and so much more. I hope 2012 was a good year for you, but I hope 2013 is even …

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New Poetry Journal

When I returned from Chicago, I finished my poetry journal.

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The Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Chicago was amazing. From Thursday to Saturday, writers, editors, literary magazines, and presses came for professional development and networking. It was my first AWP; I ran to sessions, explored the book fair, and of course, bought some books. I learned a lot from the sessions I …

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