tips and tricks

Want to write something for the anthology but not sure where to start? Here are some of our favorite types of creative nonfiction that may inspire you.


Dear Mom

By Anonymous

Today, I want nothing more than to show my mom the world. To give her the world. To love her. To make her happy.


Lunch Hour

By Sophia Moore

You and me and your first BBQ chicken pizza.


That Medicine

By Jose Arturo Venegas

Why? How could something meant to make me feel good be so cruel and foul?


Dumpling Recipe

By Rachel Lin

I was conflicted about determining which dominates more—my Chinese roots or the American culture I grew up in.


My Anxiety

By Odelia Lalehzarian

Trigger Warning: Mental Health, Anxiety, Weight, Death/Suicide