Creative Nonfiction Magazine

Creative Nonfiction magazine is true stories, well told.

Published quarterly, each issue demonstrates the depth and versatility of narrative nonfiction and proves that smart, engaging narratives can make any subject fascinating and meaningful. Recent issues have tackled themes ranging from risk to starting over, from dangerous creations to science & religion.

Creative Nonfiction is fuel for nonfiction writers and storytellers, providing a lively blend of exceptional long- and short-form nonfiction narratives and interviews as well as columns that examine the craft, style, trends, and ethics of writing true stories.

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Creative Nonfiction, "Celebrating a Milestone"

Issue #75, Spring 2021

This milestone issue, Creative Nonfiction #75, features some of our favorite prizewinning essays. These curious, beautiful, nuanced stories about everything from surviving lightning strikes to the relief of solving medical mysteries consider the many perils, as well as the tremendous power, of our small human lives.

Plus, brief excerpts from some of the phenomenal interviews we’ve published over the years, with advice and reflections on craft from writers including Dave Eggers, Patricia Hampl, Leslie Jamison, Cheryl Strayed, and many others.

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