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Good weather has arrived

Now available ... Creative Nonfiction #58: The Weather Issue more

How can something so beautiful be so deadly at the same time?

An interview with Al Roker
America's weatherman on his accidental television career; why we’re so addicted to watching news coverage of weather events; and the satisfactions of writing books.

Finding Truth in Technology

Five memoirists share their favorite tools for recreating scenes and setting
"What will 'true' mean when we have so many technological tools to aid us in recreating settings and scenes?"

In the Grip of the Sky

Essay
If you're wracked with joint pain, you don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows

What's the Story #58

From the Editor
There's an element of mystery to the weather; that's what keeps it interesting.

15 Most Read in 2015

Year-End List
The most popular essays & articles on our site this year.

WANTED: Instagram Micro Essays

We're expanding our Tiny Truths contest. more

CNF Receives $10,000 NEA Grant

We’re starting a new magazine! more

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Ideas That Seem Impossible

An Interview with Lenka Clayton

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