News & Events

Celebrating National Adoption Day

READ NOW: Two mothers share the true stories of bringing their babies home. more

Wanted: Weather-related Tweets

We're looking for tiny truths (via Twitter) that talk about the Weather. more

Announcing Writing Away the Stigma!

For anyone with a true story to tell about the challenges or satisfactions of confronting mental health problems. more

Introducing our beautiful new baby ... book!

Now available from In Fact Books: OH, BABY! True Stories About Conception, Adoption, Surrogacy, Pregnancy, Labor, and Love more

Online Classes: Winter Registration Now Open

Advanced Memoir & Personal Essay, Creative Nonfiction Boot Camp, Spiritual Writing, The 30-Minute Memoir & more. more

Writing Pittsburgh Update

Creative Nonfiction and In Fact Books are pleased to announce the contributors to the first of three books in the Writing Pittsburgh series. more

Essay Contest: Childhood

We’re looking for well-crafted true stories that examine kid-dom in all its messy, exhilarating, turbulent glory. more

The 2016 Creative Nonfiction Writers' Conference

May 27, 2016 9:00 AM to May 29, 2016 3:00 PM

Three days with authors, editors, agents, and publishers, exploring the art, craft, and business of creative nonfiction. more

$1,000 "Waiting" Essay Prize Awarded

Joe Fassler is the winner of the $1,000 first-place prize for his essay, "Wait Times." more

“Hope for those seeking help”

A new collection of narratives about mental illness highlights the struggles and breakthroughs for both patients and therapists more