The Creative Nonfiction Collective Society and The Humber Literary Review are pleased to announce the long list for this year’s creative nonfiction contest. Congratulations to the following writers!


“Ingénue” by Becky Blake

“Meditations on Tenderness in a Time of Plague” by Jannie Edwards

“Your Plans to Leave Tomorrow” by Hilary Fair

“Hunger: Notes To My Daughter ” by Adrienne Gruber

“A Slowest Growing” by Carla Harris

“Summer Evenings After Dinner” by Eve Krakow

“Twenty-Minute Workout: Crushing a Crush” by Catherine Lewis

“Dressing Up” by Visnja Milidragovic

We thank every entrant for sharing their words and work with us. We received many excellent submissions this year and our readers had some difficult decisions to make. We will be revealing the short list in May.