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The Truth Is I Never Left You

A young girl's seat assignment on the plane ride to America changes everything

True Story #14 is on its way!

Two young mothers grapple with isolation and unforgiving terrain in this braided narrative of the American West. more

Contagious Empathy

Then & Now
Looking up from our screens and going for a walk may be our salvation. SHERRIE FLICK explores how movement can inspire creativity and connection.

What's the Story #65

From the Editor
The intersections of these two ways of understanding the world are rarely examined—and when they are, the primary narrative is one of conflict.

Write at CNF

Take your writing to the next level at CNF's office in Pittsburgh; workshops enrolling now for spring. more

Writing Pittsburgh Book Prize

Win $10,000 and publication by In Fact Books. Deadline extended to November 20, 2017 more

True Story #11 is here!

The 79 bus loops around the housing projects in the East Hills of Pittsburgh all day—“like a noose,” as reluctant resident Brian Broome... more

Something Like Vertigo

A father's loss of balance destabilizes a whole family