Video Training

What is Creative Nonfiction?

Creative nonfiction is not a way to tell a story to change the facts. It’s narrative nonfiction, writing that tells a story and helps readers feel something while they learn the facts. Enjoy The Right Stuff, or First Man? Creative nonfiction, both. Watch above and learn more.

Creating characters

Building fascinating characters is easier when you can dream up the answers to three key questions. Learn what they are and how they can help you make heroes and villains that keep readers turning pages.

Using the senses

Which senses make the most sense to use in your writing? Learn about the payoff for choosing smell, touch, and taste in your writing — and how to use the senses to write better.