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“Passing” Selected as a Quarterfinalist for the 2019 ScreenCraft Cinematic Short Story Competition

In March 2011 Updates on January 8, 2020 at 4:18 pm

The 2019 ScreenCraft Cinematic Short Story Competition selected Thaïs’s short story “Passing” as a quarterfinalist.

This short story previously won for Setting in the 2018 CRAFT Elements Contest. This story was also a finalist for Dialogue in the 2018 CRAFT Elements Contest.

“Passing” is available to read online for free through the CRAFT website: https://www.craftliterary.com/2019/01/18/passing-thais-miller/#

Writing Courageously: Writing Retreat at the Land of Medicine Buddha

In March 2011 Updates on December 5, 2019 at 2:05 pm

From Friday, December 6 – Sunday, December 8, Thaïs is excited to attend an all-inclusive writing retreat for advanced graduate students at the University of California, Santa Cruz. This retreat is located in the Soquel Mountains at the Land of Medicine Buddha Retreat Center.

After a workshop with scholar-activist Professor Francesca Royster on Friday afternoon, Thaïs will spend the weekend focusing on her new short story collection and novel.

Writing Residency à l’hôtel Sainte Valière

In March 2011 Updates on June 3, 2019 at 2:15 pm

From July 7-14, 2019, Thaïs is excited to attend a writing residency at the Hôtel Sainte Valière, located near Narbonne in the south of France, to work on her new short story collection and novel.