Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Creative Writing Program
is taught as a college-level program,
with individual projects, workshops, and
The national standards set by the
Columbia Scholastic Press Association
are the standards for individual
projects, contest pieces, and
Students engage in analyses of original
work, including peer and self-editing.
Roundtable discussion groups and
Socratic Circles encourage and support
the creative process.
Creative writing projects include
free-verse and fixed-verse poetry,
prose, creative non-fiction, scholarly
essays, short stories of all genres,
one-act plays, novellas, and novels.
Formal and informal conferences between
the instructor and the student happen
weekly. Students write, edit, design,