Don’t Let Your Self Get in the Way: Mindfulness, Multiculturalism & the Creative Process

Lucianna Chixaro Ramos About two years ago I was lucky enough to make a wrong turn. While looking for a grocery store less crowded than the one near my apartment, I drove down the wrong two lane road in the south part of Orlando. The suburban landscape clogged with strip malls quickly gave way to … Continue reading Don’t Let Your Self Get in the Way: Mindfulness, Multiculturalism & the Creative Process

Lines of Sight: On the Creation of a Literary Magazine

Rebecca Anne Renner The spiritual world collides with my life only when I’m not expecting it. Ideas spark and I have to tell them to someone. So when Cyriaco Lopes, one of our core faculty in the MFA’s Poetry in the Expanded Field, gathered us in the stone courtyard of El Templo de la Purísima … Continue reading Lines of Sight: On the Creation of a Literary Magazine