MFA 2018

 

Recent Submissions

  • Flynn, Kathleen (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    Church Slut is a reflection on the variable nature of personal faith. A series of essays, musings, and witticisms, Church Slut reminds us that faith changes with us and becomes us.
  • Jackson, Yuki (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2017-06-15)
    This collection of poems is a narrative expression of real life moments. It tells the story of my awakening as Mary Magdalene (the wife of Jesus), Yashodhara (the wife of Shakyamuni, the historical Buddha), and other ...
  • Winters, Richard (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
  • Trumble, Brian (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    Hellscapes is a novel about the torments we create for ourselves, and the ones we let others put us in. Hell isn’t other people. Hell is us.
  • Stewart, Margaret (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    This creative nonfiction follows the connections of three women: the narrator, her mother, and Silvana — a victim of a violent crime — for whom the mother serves as an advocate. From marriages to family holidays, and ...
  • Mobley, Matthew (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    John Donne, Jesus, and You is the interwoven poetic memoir of a man lost in modernity, awash in his own desires and masculinity, in search of a bygone past which no longer exists—if it ever did. Using John Donne’s Holy ...
  • Levin, Megan (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    In All That is Given, Megan Levin confronts the shattering of the Davis family, and the pieces that spread and grow on European and American soil. After undertaking the task to heal from maternal divergence, daughter ...
  • Higginbotham, Robert (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    No Safe Spaces Here is a short story collection that explores how people inhabit and respond to manufactured environments. Subdivisions, IKEAs, and back-alley garages populate the collection and reflect how we have lost ...
  • Comets 
    Costa, Joseph Allen (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    Comets is a linked collection of short fiction that follows the life of Robert Lazzara and the unpredictable struggles of a group of cabinetmakers in the Latin Quarter of Ybor City, an historic Tampa neighborhood. Robert ...
  • Amaro, Alison (MFA in Creative Writing, The University of Tampa, 2018-01-04)
    Silence Before Song: An Unauthorized Biography of Robin Waylan by Skylar Mesa is a fictional biography about the late musician Robin Waylan, lead vocalist and guitarist for the rock duo Waylan & Hayes. It opens with a ...