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This is how to access my database of 176 (and growing) literary publications for creative nonfiction.

I’m no longer keeping this to myself…

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About a year ago, I started a weekly newsletter that listed calls for submissions for creative nonfiction. There are so many great writers on Medium, and so many great publications out there. I wanted to connect the two. I still do.




Everyone has a story to tell, probably many more than one. Tell Your Story is home for the best creative nonfiction and personal essays on Medium, stories from the heart that help us all understand a little bit more about ourselves and the world around us.

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