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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

2018 Creative Nonfiction Writers' Conference

May 24, 2018 6:00 PM to May 26, 2018 6:00 PM

Practical advice. Meaningful insights. Lasting connections. If you’re like most writers, you’re looking for dedicated writing time and... 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

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