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Moments of Clarity

Issue #74, Winter 2021

Creative Nonfiction #74: "Moments of Clarity" features stories of sudden realizations, things that can’t be unsaid, and power dynamics laid bare.

Also in this issue: epiphanies in nonfiction, legal advice for writers, tiny truths, and more.

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What's the Story #74 Lee Gutkind

No matter how important your story, how skillful your structure, how powerful your prose, unless you are writing so that readers understand both what you are saying and what you mean, you may lose them. read more

El Valle, 1991 Aurelia Kessler

An early lesson in strength and fragility. read more

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The Cherry Birds

Kateri Kosek

There's a steep price for gluttony more

Charging Lions

Chester F. Phillips

From the corral, the calls sounded again and again—loud, deranged by worry, a desperate mother’s cries of distress. more


My Last Eight Thousand Days

Lee Gutkind

An American Male in His Seventies more


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