Category Archives: Nonfiction

Creative Writing Lecture: Elif Batuman

by E.B. Bartels
“Describing the human experience is a job too big for one person,” Batuman said. There can’t just be one writer, because writers think about and work with problems, and luckily no one person has had all of the world’s problems. “Think of everyone as your peer, not your competition.”

Walking Away

by Zahra Chithiwala
After the dust settled, I put on one of her sweaters and walked and walked until I couldn’t walk anymore.