ACHF Arts Access
Minnesota artists are able to expand or further develop their artistic abilities through varied learning opportunities. More Minnesotans are able to engage in or with the work of Minnesota artists.
I completed a scene-by-scene overhaul of my novel that resulted in doubling the length from 149 to 299 pages. Literary agent Lorin Rees (Boston) reviewed a 30-page excerpt enthusiastically and will consider the entire manuscript when submitted. 2: I taught 2 classes at The Crossings in Zumbrota. I also became involved in the local literary scene in Wabasha, where I lived during the project year—participated in a writers' group, mentored local writers, and judged the Poetry Out Loud contest at the high school, and shared with Wabasha residents my experience of writing the novel, including the Minnesota State Arts Board grant that made it possible.
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