Release of our Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection

Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection – Read it here The Fall Equinox is a time of transition; it is an acknowledgment that all things change. The vibrancy of life inevitably cycles through age, death, decomposition, feeding and inspiring the life and energy that inevitably comes next. This realization of mortality, this honoring of our transient nature,Continue reading “Release of our Autumnal Equinox 2022 Collection”

Common Mistakes Creative Nonfiction Writers Make

Some of the best advice you can follow is to make a lot of mistakes because it’s the only way you will learn. We grow from our mistakes. We move forward a little wiser. If we’re lucky, the next time we make a mistake, we can learn from it faster. If we’re really lucky weContinue reading “Common Mistakes Creative Nonfiction Writers Make”

5 Ways to Improve your Creative Nonfiction Writing

As a writer you are most likely familiar with the adage, “Write what you know.” We know our own life and our own experiences, so creative nonfiction (CNF) would seem a natural place for a writer to start. But how many writers know about the genre of creative nonfiction, not just their own stories? As an editorContinue reading “5 Ways to Improve your Creative Nonfiction Writing”

“Fresh Eyes” Contest and Ongoing Open Review and Feedback for Creative Nonfiction

Hello COALESCE Community friends! We are happy to be announcing two exciting opportunities for creative nonfiction writers. Behold, the bag of goodies! “Fresh Eyes and Renewed Perspectives” Creative Nonfiction Contest We are looking for outstanding creative nonfiction pieces 2750 words or less that reflect on seeing something, someone, or a situation with “fresh eyes” orContinue reading ““Fresh Eyes” Contest and Ongoing Open Review and Feedback for Creative Nonfiction”

Sharing our first publication – the Spring Equinox 2022 Collection

Our first collection of human stories features creative non-fiction, poetry, and a photo essay, which explore themes of loss, grief, aging, abuse, relationships, healing, transformation, love, hope, identity, culture, and belonging. Our contributors range from individuals who have won awards and are already well-established to emerging writers. Part of the beauty of this endeavor isContinue reading “Sharing our first publication – the Spring Equinox 2022 Collection”