These days, we’re free—for better or for worse, as the traditional ceremony puts it—to pick and choose rather than relying on tradition to tell us.
Winner: Best Essay Prize, "Marriage"
One simple equation compels the author to take a fifth trip down the aisle
A conversation with Elane Johnson
"The tidbit 'married five times' naturally inspires some negative perceptions ..." An interview with the winner of the $1,000 marriage essay contest!
Finding inspiration in marriage memoirs
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We now pronounce ... our new issue: Creative Nonfiction #59: Marriage more
We're looking for true stories of all shapes and sizes! more
An Interview with Mark Nystrom
"Artists and scientists are curious people, and our work often starts with a question."
A conversation with Amaris Ketcham
The winner of Creative Nonfiction's 'The Weather' contest talks about her prize-winning essay, "Recorded Lightning."
Do you have a compelling true story to write about harmonies between science and religion? more