NonFiction

Welcome to Forth’s NonFiction area. Positioned as its own online nonfiction magazine, this area of Forth presents a variety of unique, exclusively published pieces of nonfiction writing by established and up-and-coming creative writers.  Enjoy!


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Yayusa: Non-Fiction by Robert Joe Stout

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As the bus approaches Yayusa, huegoe trees and ocote pines permit a glimpse of tiled roofs. Sparrows and wrens flit through waist-high roadside growth. Beyond what seems to be an arroyo, small rectangular plots of corn intrude into the forest that rises steeply above them. The road itself road is rocky, rutted; at intervals, the…

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Marrow for Marrow: Nonfiction by Anna Moorhouse

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In the hospital, a few weeks before my grandmother died, she stopped speaking English. It was only French from then on, in whispers, through a ventilator mask. Colombe had never been a confident student of the English language, wading in only reluctantly after moving with her husband, my grandfather, across the country. Jacques worked in…

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