Looking up from our screens and going for a walk may be our salvation. SHERRIE FLICK explores how movement can inspire creativity and connection.
The braided essay isn’t new, but with its ability to combine the personal and the political, Nicole Walker argues, it may be the most effective form for our times.
Creative Writing & Addiction
Are MFA programs too insulated?
Using positive psychology to identify the pleasures of putting words on the page
Narrative credibility is in the eye of the beholder
Is it just coincidence that we began to worry about truth in memoir just as long-silenced classes began to tell their stories?
From Rachel Carson to Cheryl Strayed, what women writers have found in the wild
The better we understand the brain's processes, the more artful our writing can be.
Adelheid Fischer visits biomimicry expert Janine Benyus, who puts her theories to the test in her Montana backyard.
Parenting blogs and magazines have become ubiquitous, but is the literature of motherhood still undervalued?
Fifteen contemporary writers of creative nonfiction discuss the nonfiction books they remember best from childhood and which influenced them as writers.