Dominican offers a unique low-residency MFA in Creative Writing, located in the vibrant community of the San Francisco Bay Area. Along with tracks in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, our program offers an optional emphasis in narrative / poetic medicine.

Here, you'll find a collection of master's theses produced by students from the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program.


Theses/Capstones from 2022

A Collection of My Work, Sandy White

A Path Lined with Pomegranates, Christina Lopez

Live Free or Die, Kim Marcellino

StarSung: A Timeslip Novel, Cindy Pavlinac

Still Standing, Capella Parrish

Theses/Capstones from 2021

ANOMALIES ZERO and BRIGHTWOOD (Two Screenplays), Nancy K. Weirum

I'd Like to File a Complaint, Mary Arnold


Random Acts, Sonya L. Evans

Theses/Capstones from 2020

Inside Wine Country, Kathleen Chance

Thanksgiving (Stories), Rob Hotchkiss

Theses/Capstones from 2019

Already There, Kat Crawford

The Hummingbird Bargain, Catharine Clark-Sayles

The Same Air, Brennen Belogorsky