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    • The Accidental Poet 

      Johnson-Oxenford, Amy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
    • Anathema 

      Williams, Matthew Drew
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Contents|I|Omission, 7. Fisherwoman, 8. Morning Sacrament, 9. Salt Creek, 10. The World, a Needle, 11. Breech, 12. Nebraska, 13. Inlet, 14. Campanile, 15. The Lovers, 16. Low Country, 17. Drifter, 18. The Logician, 19. ...
    • Annatto 

      Talarico, Benjamin
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Annatto is a collection of 26 poems which vary in style. The overarching theme of Catholicism in the 21 st century, especially its relationship with such subjects as abortion, national elections, and the male psyche, is ...
    • Association of ADAM12 with head and neck cancer development 

      Lehman, John
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Abstract|Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) is the fifth most common cancer worldwide. Despite aggressive treatment, fewer than half of the thirty-seven thousand HNSCC patients each year in the United States ...
    • Asylum 

      Montag, Kassandra
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      This thesis contains 39 poems arranged into six sections. The sections are arranged with poems of similar style and subject matter/theme into the same sections. Chronologically (first section to sixth section), each section ...
    • Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories 

      Kafka, Alexandra
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories. I chose to name my thesis after the first story I wrote when I was still in elementary school. It was a little fantasy story about a doorway, an archway formed by two trees, ...
    • The Bindle Stiff and Other Stories 

      Hamel, Christopher
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The Bindle Stiff and Other Stories is a collection of short fiction. “The Bindle Stiff” is a dusty re-examination of the value we place on human life, set in the Central Plain states in the early 1940’s. The other stories ...
    • Cellophane Bruise 

      Aichinger, Scott
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Cellophane Bruise is a collection of poems using the act of speech to examine relationships and questions how the speaker reconciles his private self with his public self. Poems explore themes of grief (e.g., “Three Sketches ...
    • Cellular Memory 

      Lewandowski, Tania Helene
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      I have written this to myself as much as for you. As you’re about to, I have seen what these characters saw and heard in the trees and the waves of the ocean. The cries of pain and joy in their cellular memory will surely ...
    • Dating, Dancing, and Riding in Cars: A Scrapbook Archive of Teen Culture in the 1930s 

      Berendzen, Amy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2013)
      This digital archive is comprised of artifacts from a scrapbook created by my great-grandmother, Mary Jane Logan, during the years that she attended Appalachian State Teachers College (1933-1935) in North Carolina. A ...
    • Detective Drake and the Syrus Key 

      Hastings, Aaron
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Detective Drake and the Syrus Key is a feature-film script described as Magnum P.I. meets Harry Potter. It follows the adventures and travels of Drake, a private investigator who uses supernatural and magical tools to solve ...
    • Esther, Tennessee 

      Justice, Drew
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
    • Estonian Underground and Other Stories 

      Hermes, Arnulfo Jesus
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This is a collection of three short stories written during my time at Creighton University’s MFA program. “Estonian Underground” is a coming of age story about two brothers, Daniil and Sasha, who explore an abandoned, ...
    • Fran & Marie: The Short Stories 

      Koneck-Wilwerding, Nicole
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
    • Future Hopes 

      Deline, Arthur B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Nine stories. One brother tries to jog another's memory after it's been voluntarily deleted. A recent high-school graduate without the means to go to college must instead embrace a summer-turned-full-time job of selling ...
    • Half Way Home 

      Fiedler, Marta
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Half Way Home is a collection of essays dealing with issues of family, relationships, identity, and surviving trauma. In these essays, the author struggles to make peace with her father’s age and declining health, her ...
    • Heirlooms 

      Sindelar, Nathan
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Heirlooms is a collection of short prose works written and edited while attending Creighton University’s MFA program. The pieces range in length—some less than one hundred words, none longer than a few pages—and each, the ...
    • The Highwall Lighthouse and Other Stories 

      Snedeker, Shelby
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      “The Highwall Lighthouse and Other Stories” includes the title story, as well as four other short stories, “The Walk to the Lighthouse,” “Sea of Glass,” “The Siren Show,” and “On Becoming the Sky and Sea”. Readers have ...
    • Home, This Way 

      Ebrahim, Malaz Amer
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Home, This Way is a novel I began working on during my time as an MFA student at Creighton University. It is a fictional account of my childhood and upbringing in a small house in Bloomington, Minnesota. The story follows ...
    • How to Die Young in Nebraska - Stories 

      Wheeler, Theodore
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)