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.
What we do here at Creative Nonfiction is not a game; it's work we take very seriously.
It takes great courage for writers to bring the realities and secrets of their lives to the surface to share.
Home isn't home forever, and it's not always where we feel most safe.
"We are all—always—works in progress."
"Real life can be as scary as any monster story"
The intersections of these two ways of understanding the world are rarely examined—and when they are, the primary narrative is one of conflict.