Creative Writing Minor Portfolios


Casual Myths

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Creative writing, fiction, creative nonfiction, literary nonfiction, poetry, essay, identity, bilingual, faith, Christianity


This portfolio is a multi-genre collection of the best or most representative writing during my three years in the Creative Writing minor at Cedarville University. It includes seven pieces of nonfiction, one short story, and five poems. The most consistent link between these pieces across the genres is an imagist aesthetic, an attempt to live up to W. C. Williams’ adage, “No ideas but in things.” Primary themes the collection explores are my relationship with family, with place, and with God.


Dr. Kevin Heath

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