The MFA in Creative Writing Program at Manhattanville College

October 14th, 2013

Dear Poughkeepsie Twelve

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Nando Casinelli is a writer, artist, and animal rights advocate with an MA & MFA in creative writing, both from Manhattanville College. His life mission is in housing homeless dogs in Connecticut, funding non-profit dog rescue shelters in Connecticut and advocating national animal rights and pet rescue and shutting down puppy stores and puppy mills. For more information about his work, please visit nandocasinelli.com.

What motivates him to create:
Nando is inspired to create because some people believe in love, some people believe in a form of god, but he believes in art and creating is his reminder.