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Creative writing in non-fiction
Submissions - Creative Nonfiction Creative Nonfiction
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Creative nonfiction also known as literary nonfiction or narrative nonfiction or literary journalism or verfabula  is a genre of writing that uses literary styles and techniques to create factually accurate narratives. Creative nonfiction contrasts with other nonfiction , such as academic or technical writing or journalism , which is also rooted in accurate fact but is not written to entertain based on prose style. Many writers view creative nonfiction as overlapping with the essay. For a text to be considered creative nonfiction, it must be factually accurate, and written with attention to literary style and technique. Lee Gutkind , founder of Creative Nonfiction magazine, writes, "Ultimately, the primary goal of the creative nonfiction writer is to communicate information, just like a reporter, but to shape it in a way that reads like fiction.
The only problem is finding the right home for your creative nonfiction submission. What journals or literary nonfiction magazines should you prioritize submitting your work to? Any publication in the following 24 journals is sure to jumpstart your literary career. The following eight journals sponsor creative nonfiction from both emerging and established writers, making them great opportunities for writers in any stage of their journey.