Posts tagged with “Creative Writing Showcase” (All posts)


3 November 2020

Halloween has come and gone, but the spooky season lives on! And one place on campus which has great potential as the setting of a ghost story? Laird Hall!

long hall view

Creative Spotlight: “Tomahawk” by Hannah Pos

7 February 2020

This week’s creative spotlight features Hannah Pos (’20). A Political Science major from Salt Lake City, UT, Hannah can usually be found obsessing over the government, specifically the women of…

a young woman stands beside a bicycle

Congratulations Claire Seymour!

20 January 2020

We on second Laird are proud to express our warmest congratulations to Claire Seymour (’20), who has been named a top 10 finalist in the 2019 Narrative Magazine 30 Below…

Claire standing in front of the Minnesota sunrise

Creative Spotlight: “Composition” by Lulu Mourning

25 October 2019

Halloween draws ever nearer! For our first creative spotlight of the year, we present a spooky poem by Lulu Mourning (’20), an English major from Brooklyn, NY. Lulu enjoys reading…

A young woman petting a baby goat

Where to Submit Your Creative Writing for Publication

11 October 2019

For young writers looking to start attempting to get published outside of campus publications — like many English majors and creative writers on campus, or recent alumni who completed creative…

where to submit creative writing

Creative Spotlight: “Transplant” by Mica Bahn

27 May 2019

This week, we are excited to share a short story by Mica Bahn (’20).  Mica hails from Manhattan and is an English major interested in creative writing. The author that…

Mica Bahn ’20

Creative Spotlight: “One Form” by David Rubin

16 May 2019

This week, we’re thrilled to publish a poem by David Rubin ’21. David is a sophomore English major who hails from Ann Arbor, MI. His favorite writer is a tossup…

David Rubin

Creative Spotlight: “Street Vendors of Gujarat” by Rajkumar Raiyani

17 April 2019

To kick off what looks to be a flourishing spring for the literary arts, the Miscellany presents our first creative spotlight of the term, a poem by Rajkumar Raiyani (’21)! Rajkumar…

Rajkumar Raiyani

Creative Spotlight: “Lifesong” by Kathleen Danielson

2 May 2018

This week, the Miscellany has a poem by Kathleen Danielson (’20) to share! Kathleen is a sophomore English major from Woodbury, MN and is currently abroad on the London program. She has…

Creative Spotlight: “To All the Men Who’ve Made Me Hate Them” by Ilan Friedland

18 April 2018

This week, the Miscellany brings you a poem by Ilan Friedland (’21)! Hailing from South Bend, IN, Ilan is interested in creative writing and American Studies, enjoys Milan Kundera, and is…