Writing Texas 2021-2022


edited by Laurence Musgrove

Having missed an issue (2020-21) due to consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are happy to present the 2021-22 issue of Writing Texas, a journal featuring the best new work by teachers of creative writing in Texas and members of TACWT, the Texas Association of Creative Writing Teachers. This issue contains fiction, poetry, and nonfiction presented at the TACWT annual conference in Fort Worth.

To order issues and back issues online, visit writingtexas.org

About the Editor


Author of the poetry collection Local Bird, Laurence Musgrove is professor of English at Angelo State University where he teaches creative writing, literature, drawing to learn, comics, and mindfulness. His poems have appeared in Southern Indiana Review, Concho River Review, descant, Elephant Journal, Inside Higher Ed, Buddhist Poetry Review, Journal of the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning, Southwestern American Literature, Ink Brick, and New Texas. He is also co-editor with Terry Dalrymple of the anthology Texas Weather, a collection of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction on the power and beauty of weather in the Lone Star State.