Creative Writing Blog


We had our last MFA@123 of the semester. The readings, libations, and comradery warmed us up on a cold November night.

Silas House Reading

Last week the Humanities Center welcomed nationally-renowned writer Silas House to discuss his writing process and new book Southernmost

MFA Alumni Catch Up

We caught up with a few of our recent MFA alumni: Kelsey, Andrea, and Megan. Since graduating in 2017, they have been busy publishing, teaching, and traveling to new places. 


Fresh after fall break, the writers gathered for our monthly MFA@123 event.

Megan Stielstra: 2019 Sturm Writer-in-Residence

On Monday, September 30th, Megan read from her acclaimed collection The Wrong Way to Save Your Life in the Milano Reading room of the WVU Downtown Library. 


MFA Soirée 2019

Meet Our New Class of MFAs