Student and Alumni Spotlights for the Creative Writing Program

Paul Lang, Creative Writing Major

Name: Paul Lang
Major: Creative Writing
Hometown: Prospect Park, PA
Fact: I can touch my nose with my tongue.

I chose to come to Belhaven because... I was in search for good creative writing program; Belhaven came out at the top of the list. Before discovering Belhaven, I was always on the lookout for a program that was not simply "English" or "Literature" or even "Journalism", but "Writing." Every good story begins with "The Call to Adventure." Heroes come into their respective journeys after they go out into the world. Being from the distant land of Pennsylvania, I thought it would be fun to take a pilgrimage.

One relationship that has meant a lot to me while attending Belhaven University... any experience is really just a collection of different relational interactions. All of my relationships have meant a lot to me, there isn't one that I would think of excluding.

Because of my degree from Belhaven University... I have come in contact with many different perspectives on writing, and have been able to expand my understanding on the art.

One word to describe your experience at Belhaven: Dream