"Creative writing major, AP English Lit, 800 SAT Reading score"
As a recent college grad, hardly a day goes by without someone asking what I plan to do with a creative writing degree. And my truthful answer is usually something like, "That's a very good question". Ideally I would be a novelist, self employed and hugely successful, but I have come to realize that financially speaking this is not an option. What I do know, however, is that as a writer, I have always wanted to give back. Generally, when people say they want to change the world, they are over... ... More