Zola's Horse: Using a Reporter’s Techniques to Strengthen Fiction and Creative Nonfiction --- Russell Working | Numéro Cinq
Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, here's a practical look at the utility and felicities of research from a former journalist and Pushcart Prize-winning fiction writer, Russell Working. Russell won the Iowa Short Fiction Award for his first book The Resurrectionists and then spent six years as a freelance reporter in the Russian Far East and the Middle East. His fiction and humor have appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, The Paris Review, TriQuarterly Review, Zoetrope and Narrative.