Note to self: email Pacific MFA and ask if it is too late to switch genres from Fiction to Non-Fiction.
From The Guardian:
Literary storm rages as critic Lee Siegel pronounces the American novel dead
“For about a million reasons,” Siegel claimed, “fiction has now become a museum-piece genre most of whose practitioners are more like cripplingly self-conscious curators or theoreticians than writers. For better or for worse, the greatest storytellers of our time are the non-fiction writers.”