About Jack Heffron
Jack Heffron is an award-winning columnist for Cincinnati magazine. He authored The Writer's Idea Book and was founding editor of Story magazine, two-time National Magazine Award for Fiction.Twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize, his nonfiction appears in Best American Travel Writing. He has served as editorial director for three publishers over 25 years in the publishing business.
In this excerpt from Jack Heffron’s book project?that combines fiction and nonfiction, you’ll notice the strength of Jack’s?scenes and dialog, exactly the craft skills?he?will be teaching this year at the June 9-12 Writing It Real conference. In the book, Jack … Continue reading →
Two years ago, Jack Heffron read this personal essay at our Writing It Real conference in Port Townsend. An exercise Jack offered this past conference involved writing a confession about something you haven’t confessed before. His assignment made me remember the entertaining … Continue reading →