A crisp, colourful, high-intensity painting of a man in traditional regalia, standing under the expansive, strong light blue sky — a few white birds flying overhead. The medium is acrylic paint with sparkling beaded details.


Creative non-fiction encompasses any “true story told well.” It refers to any piece of work using literary techniques to craft a factually accurate narrative or piece.

Examples of non-fiction include: personal essays, opinion pieces, travelogues, biographies or autobiographies, memoirs, creative non-fiction short stories, literary journalism and literary criticism. Anything that fits under the broad category of non-fiction will be considered!

Submit your nonfiction to IMR! Visit our submission guidelines to learn more.

Image: Daylight Medicine Man by Danielle Kehler