Exploring the art of prose


exploring the art of prose

Image displays a crowded kitchen with a window view of another apartment building; title card for the new creative nonfiction essay, "Imagining Mother, an American Exorcism," by A. Sandosharaj. Longform CNF

Imagining Mother, an American Exorcism by A. Sandosharaj

Image shows two security cameras on a pole in front of a blue sky; title card for the new flash fiction, "The Replacement," by Paul Rousseau. Flash Fiction

The Replacement by Paul Rousseau

Image shows multiple intersecting walkways in front of glass skyscrapers; title card for the new flash creative nonfiction essay, "Walkable City," by Miriam Gershow. Flash CNF

Walkable City by Miriam Gershow

Image is the book cover for CONVERSATIONS WITH BIRDS; title card for A. D. Carr's new hybrid interview with Priyanka Kumar. Interviews

Hybrid Interview: Priyanka Kumar

Photograph depicts a wooden spiral staircase framed by a white banister; title card for the new creative nonfiction essay, "Intrinsic Spin: A Story of Vertigo," by Anna Leahy. Longform CNF

Intrinsic Spin: A Story of Vertigo by Anna Leahy

Photograph depicts a white rat sleeping inside a wicker shelter with a blurred human figure in the background; title card for the new short story, "I Saved You in Every Life," by Lucy Zhang. Fiction

I Saved You in Every Life by Lucy Zhang

Photograph depicts grassy hills where cattle stand in a row; title card for the new craft essay, "Belt Buckles and Sad Songs: Manifesting the Past in Annie Proulx’s 'Brokeback Mountain'," by Daniel Abiva Hunt. Craft

Belt Buckles and Sad Songs

The image is a photograph that depicts sharp corners of industrial rooftops with a crow flying between them in a background of white sky; title card for the new flash fiction, "There Are Hundreds of Beautiful Asian Women Waiting to Meet You," by Tessa Yang. Flash Fiction

There Are Hundreds of Beautiful Asian Women… by Tessa Yang

Image is the book cover for CLEAN AIR; title card for Melanie Pierce's new interview with Sarah Blake. Interviews

Interview: Sarah Blake

Image is the book cover for A SUMMONING; title card for Leslie Lindsay's new interview with Nicole McCarthy. Interviews

Interview: Nicole McCarthy

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CRAFT is a literary magazine for fiction and creative nonfiction. We explore how writing works, reading pieces with a focus on the elements of craft, on the art of prose. We feature previously unpublished creative work weekly, with occasional reprints, as well as weekly critical pieces including essays on narrative craft, interviews, book annotations and reviews, and more.

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