I graduated Summa Cum Laude (3.84 GPA) from the University of Pennsylvania, with a major in English and a Creative Writing concentration. I completed my MA in English at Loyola Marymount University and my PhD in English and Creative Writing at the University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Writers. I am a published poet, seeking a career in writing and teaching post-secondary education. Currently, I am pursuing another degree--an MFA in poetry, at the University of California, Irvine. ... [more]
I have an MA and a PhD in English, and am pursuing an MFA in poetry. I have written many of my own college and graduate school admissions essays, as well as helped others with theirs. I have taught college writing courses for the past five years, and have also written recommendations for students. Most recently, I have taught business and professional writing--a course that requires students to complete cover letters and resumes--so I have experience with this aspect of the application process as well.