Meet the Mentors

men·tor /menˌtôr,ˈmenˌtər/ noun 1. an experienced and trusted adviser. For Harry Potter, there was Dumbledore. For Frodo Baggins, there was Gandalf. For Luke Skywalker, there was Obi Wan Kenobi. Every great character has a mentor alongside them to guide them through a long yet rewarding journey. A mentor is someone who pushes us to reach… More Meet the Mentors

Registration Now Open!

Each Fall, MTSU Write celebrates its mission by hosting the Creative Writing Conference on the MTSU campus. The Conference brings together students, mentors, alumni, and members of the community for breakout sessions, a keynote, lunch, and graduation to recognize those students who have completed three trimesters with the program. This year’s conference will be held… More Registration Now Open!

Just Write

It was my kindergarten graduation, a time to celebrate my step forward in life, when the director came around with a microphone asking us “What do you want to be when you grow up?” The same replies would ring out: “I want to be a teacher!” “I want to be a doctor!” “I want to… More Just Write

Words Make Worlds

by Kayleigh Thiel As a novice, a newbie, a rookie (or any other synonym for “enthusiastically clueless”), I begin my internship duties forgetting to breathe. I wish writing were like riding a bike – but unfortunately, writing is not even something that continues effortlessly while you are in the act. Because of all the unseen… More Words Make Worlds

SPRING NEWSLETTER

Below you will find information related to the program and writing in general. Please send your updates to me at theloftmtsu@gmail.com. –Karen Alea Ford Registration for Summer Session closes May 25th. It starts June 1st and lasts until August 31st. Feel free to email me with questions. More info HERE.    UPCOMING EVENTS April 16-19 at MTSU… More SPRING NEWSLETTER

May Newsletter

Below you will find information related to the program and writing in general. Please send your updates to me at theloftmtsu@gmail.com. –Karen Alea Ford Registration for Summer Session closes May 25th. It starts June 1st and lasts until August 31st. $1,000. Feel free to email me with questions. More info HERE.  FACULTY NEWS Two of our mentors,… More May Newsletter