Tag Archives: UC Merced

Monologue: To My Friend

About this Piece To My Friend is a monologue/eulogy given by a fictional character on the death of his best friend, Thomas. Both characters met in the 3rd grade and experienced bullying in school as they aged. The death of Thomas … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Fiction, The Scribble | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Graduation Day

The hairs on my arms are shaking, yet withering deep into my skin as the wind blows on my gown. I look out to see hundreds of students, on this day, and possibly their very last day here at UC … Continue reading

Posted in Personal Reflections, The Scribble | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

To My Unknown Father

About the Piece To My Unknown Father is a creative non-fiction piece first written in my Writing 25: Introduction to Creative Writing Course at UC Merced in 2013. The piece follows my story of not knowing my father and my … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Non-Fiction, Personal Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dear Mr. Comma Has Been Published

Dear Mr. Comma has been published through the UC Merced Merritt Writing Program’s journal, The Vernal Pool. The piece has since been published since the summer of 2016, but I did not have time to make an announcement. If you’re interested in … Continue reading

Posted in Personal Reflections, Writing Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How Move in Day Liberated Me

This post was originally submitted on 17 October 2016 on Dear First Generation Students. The original post can be found here. By Nick Lee The sight of bustling college students hurrying to move college materials from their cars to their resident … Continue reading

Posted in Personal Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments