Meet Alysha Hoffa. Her personal essays, poems, and reviews have appeared in Southern Indiana Review, Atticus Review, The Broken Plate, and Sliver of Stone, among others. Her essay “Colorless Life: An Essay in Grayscale” was named a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2014. She is a third-year MFA candidate in creative nonfiction at Fresno State, where she serves as President of the San Joaquin Literary Association and as Senior Associate Creative Nonfiction Editor for The Normal School literary magazine.
Alysha defends her thesis manuscript on April 21. (Facebook invite)