Cameron University seniors Tereasa Neeley and Tiffany Nicole Estes will be featured during the Department of Communication, English and Foreign Languages’ English: Creative Writing Senior Showcase. They will present readings from some of their works on Thursday, April 21, at 4 p.m. in Nance-Boyer 2064. The event is open to the public.
Neeley is a short story writer, flash fiction writer, poet and artist. A resident of Lawton, her works can be found in publications including The Gold Mine, CU’s art and literary journal. Her story, “Family Legacy,” was a finalist at the 2022 Undergraduate Scissortail Creative Writing Festival. Neeley holds an Associate in Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice and a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Cameron. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a concentration in creative writing.
A resident of Medicine Park, Estes is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a concentration in creative writing and a minor in psychology. She writes gritty fiction reminiscent of Flannery O’Connor. In addition to writing, she enjoys art, painting and creativity in general. Her art, both visual and written, is inspired by her personal experiences and her love of nature.