How Writing for the Cabinet Improved my Creative Writing

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Before this semester, I would have thought journalism and short fiction as two mutually exclusive categories with no crossover. My class load has taught me otherwise. Along with writing for the Cabinet (Geneva College’s campus newspaper for those of you outside the Geneva bubble), I took contemporary news writing, publishing, and creative writing.  Continue reading How Writing for the Cabinet Improved my Creative Writing

That One Time When I Broke my Hand…

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I began to swing as the ball hurtled toward me, but it started to corkscrew as it reached the plate. I checked my swing just as the pitch thumped into my right hand that gripped the bat handle. As I trotted down to first base, the sensory registers in my brain informed me that it felt as if a gorilla had pirouetted on my hand. Continue reading That One Time When I Broke my Hand…