Candice Baxter has published work in The Commercial Appeal and Memphis Parent and placed third in Rembrandt’s Story of Your Life Contest. She is the marketing director for The Pinch and is a second-year MFA student in creative nonfiction at the University of Memphis. 
Jun 01 2009
A Conversation with Ellen Bryant Voigt
This is a culture that does not honor the arts, increasingly does not honor the arts, does not honor literacy, does not honor intelligence, does not honor contemplation. That’s what we’re swimming in. I think you have to find whatever it is that drove you to begin writing in the first place, and you have to feed it.