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Introducing our new Director of Education, Sharla Yates

We're excited to welcome the newest member of the Creative Nonfiction team. more

2017 Creative Nonfiction Writers' Conference: Early Registration Ends 4/30

Join us May 26th and May 27th for two days exploring the art, craft, and business of creative nonfiction, and save $70 by registering now. more

Get True Story #7, "Take Your Son to Work Day"

Andrew Maynard—young, directionless, sort of a screw-up—shadows his lawyer father during the final appeals process for a notorious murderer... more

Deadline Approaching

Submit your real-life Frankenstein story by Monday, April 17th. $15,000 in prizes to be awarded! more

True Story #6: "Wider than the Sky" available now

A brain tumor upends a young couple's expectations for their life together and reveals how incredibly fragile our identities are. more

Spring Online Courses are starting

There's still time to register, but hurry—registration closes this week! more

Hanging On Your Every Word

Join us for a workshop led by Elena Passarello on keeping your audience engaged, no matter what you’re reading. more

True Story #5 has arrived!

“How to Survive an Atomic Bomb” is the newly resonant story of the anything-goes days leading up to the July 1945 Trinity test at Los... more

Be joyful. The new issue of Creative Nonfiction is here.

Creative Nonfiction #62 finds unexpected brightness in the darkest times. more

Check out the new True Story #4

In “Juliet, Juliet,” a middle-aged mom of two struggles to escape the tug of a persistent daydream featuring a half-dressed Jeremy Renner. more

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