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A selection of News from a Literary Life

I’m pleased to announce the publication of Sống Chung với Mệ in the 2015 issue of Đặc San Văn Lang Boston. This piece is my translation to Vietnamese of my essay Life with Mệ, which appeared in the 2012 Writers … Continue reading

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Tiny, True Stories in 130 Characters (and the latest issue of Creative Nonfiction)

“Can you tell a true story in a single tweet?” This is the challenge posed by Creative Nonfiction magazine. Entrants post their microessays on Twitter and tag them with #cnftweet. @cnfonline favourites the daily winners, creating a longlist from which … Continue reading

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Sudden Freedom

Another teeny tiny story. Another #cnftweet win. The prize, a retweet by Creative Nonfiction Magazine Online (@cnfonline). http://twitter.com/ChrisGNguyen/statuses/181039126848610304

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