Field Guide to Writing Flash Nonfiction

Rose Metal Press | 2012
Edited by Dinty W. Moore

Flash Nonfiction

This book includes my essay “Dogged, originally published in the literary magazine Sweet, along with “Writing Into the Flash,” my craft essay about writing in flash nonfictions forms.

The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Nonfiction features 26 eminent writers, editors, and teachers offering expert analysis, focused exercises, and helpful examples of what make the brief essay form such a perfect medium for experimentation, insight, and illumination.

With a comprehensive introduction to the genre and book by editor Dinty W. Moore, and featuring essays from: Barrie Jean Borich • Jenny Boully • Norma Elia Cantú • Rigoberto González • Philip Graham • Carol Guess • Jeff Gundy • Robin Hemley • Barbara Hurd • Judith Kitchen • Eric LeMay • Dinah Lenney • Bret Lott • Patrick Madden• Lee Martin • Maggie McKnight • Brenda Miller • Kyle Minor • Aimee Nezhukumatathil • Anne Panning • Lia Purpura • Peggy Shumaker • Sue William Silverman • Jennifer Sinor • Ira Sukrungruang • Nicole Walker.