Posts by: Anjanette Delgado

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #56: Patricia Engel


I met one of my favorite writers before she ever published a single story. We were classmates vying for our MFAs in Creative Writing from Florida International University and would smile at each other from across the room. She was shy, but never defensive, in workshop and always strove, really made the effort, to answer questions about her work and decisions on the page as fully as she could.


The Last Book I Loved: The Loss of All Lost Things


I recognize something in the stories... It’s the culture of “I made it” versus the culture of staying behind, the culture of achievement versus the culture of guilt. ...more