News & Events

2017 Creative Nonfiction Writers' Conference

Join us May 26th and May 27th for two days exploring the art, craft, and business of creative nonfiction. 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

True Story #9, "Resurrection," is available now!

After a family member, a friend, and string of pets die within the span of a few months, Rebeca Dunn-Krahn and her family are finding grief... more

Deadline Approaching

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

Upcoming at Creative Nonfiction | Aug 2017

An open house, writing workshops & submission calls 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

Writing it Short

October 14, 2017 1:00 PM

Writing shorter isn't as simple as it might seem. Flash requires precision and restraint. Explore this popular with author Sarah Shotland. 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

The Art of Remembering

October 21, 2017 9:00 AM

Visiting author Kelly Grey Carlisle (We Are All Shipwrecks) will help you address gaps in your memory and turn them into creative... more

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