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Mistakes in Ghost-Like Markings

An Interview with Kelly Blevins
"Without change, there is no real progression in the arts, resulting in no real progression of the mind."

$1,000 Mistakes Essay Prize Awarded

Suzanne Roberts is the winner of the $1,000 first-place prize for CNF’s Mistakes contest more

Letting Go of Shame

A conversation with Suzanne Roberts
Winner of Creative Nonfiction’s $1,000 “Mistakes” essay contest.

"Platforms" Are Overrated

Between the Lines
Why writers shouldn’t worry so much about building a presence on social media

What's the Story #53

From the Editor
These stories, personal and political, grapple with important questions that ultimately get at the heart of how to live.

What You Learn in College

Or how to play strip spin-the-bottle
"To be out of that room and away from your drunk, laughing, happy, naked friends. To leave behind what could have happened, how your life might have shifted, to have escaped unchanged."

Why Creative Nonfiction Matters

Introduction
From the First 20 Years of Creative Nonfiction Magazine

Narrative Data

An interview with Matthew DiClemente
“Once the numbers get large enough the data can say anything.”

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