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Writing As I Am Now

Jill Kandel was the winner of the 2014 Autumn House Nonfiction prize for her book, So Many Africas: Six Years in a Zambian Village. Her...

Collecting Stories

Alan Olifson is a stand-up comic; writer; host of The Moth StorySLAM in Pittsburgh; and creator, producer, and host of WordPlay, a story-...

On Authenticity, Ownership, and Not Reading the Comments

Torie Bosch is the editor of Future Tense, a collaboration between Slate, the New America Foundation, and Arizona State University. She was...

Revise, Research…. Query

Rachel Ekstrom handled publicity campaigns for debut and bestselling authors at St. Martin’s Press and Penguin for more than a decade...

Writing Down the Hard Stuff

  Kelly Fig Smith is the winner of Creative Nonfiction’s $1,000 prize for best essay in The Memoir Issue. Her essay, "Do...

On Food and Field Research

Marissa Landrigan’s creative nonfiction has appeared in numerous journals, including Creative Nonfiction, Guernica, Orion,...

Find the Takeaway

Last year, Adam Kushner launched PostEverything, a Washington Post digital magazine for personal essays and arguments on a wide range of...

Long Form, Always

Maggie Jones is a contributing writer at The New York Times and a National Magazine Award finalist. She writes on a wide range of social...

Patience, Persistence, Precision

Anjali Sachdeva is a writer, teacher, and editor living in Pittsburgh. She began her career as a journalist, writing for the Pittsburgh...

Good Things Will Happen

Dinty W. Moore is a writer, teacher, founder and editor of the online magazine Brevity, author of several books including 2009 Grub Street...

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