Dear friends,

The editors at the Forge Literary Magazine are pleased to announce our nominations for Best of the Net 2021. Congratulations to our amazing contributors!

We would also like to express our sincere gratitude to those who read and submit to our magazine over the years—we are nothing without you.


As This. As That. by Keith Ridgway

19 Owls by Elisabeth Ingram Wallace


Rules for Writing an Essay by Andrew Bertaina

10 Gazes Collected While Recreating In The Anthropocene Epoch by Rebecca Young

You can read them all here!