Non|fictions

writing by Molly Beer

• Selections •

THE LITTLE GIANT SEQUOIA

PUBLISHED BY TERRAIN.

California, drought, agri/culture, migration, & eco-criticism.


THE LIFECYCLE OF BUTTERFLIES

WINNER OF THE PINCH PRIZE IN LITERARY NONFICTION.

Mexico, human migration, monarch butterflies, & childbirth.


FIRE ANTS

PUBLISHED BY VELA. BEST AMERICAN NOTABLE.

El Salvador, immigration law, tattoos, gangs, empathy, & fear.


ON NATIVITY

PUBLISHED BY FOURTH GENRE.

Mexico, birth/place, documentation, citizenship, & prerogatives of the state.


BODY POLITIC ON THE ROAD TO SONSONATE

PUBLISHED BY THE TRUTH ABOUT THE FACT.

El Salvador, traffic, peace & reconciliation, The Great Gatsby, & impunity.


UP ILAMATEPEC

PUBLISHED BY COPPER NICKEL.

El Salvador, volcanoes, boy scouts, boiling mud, & bodyguards.


WHO MADE THIS GRAVE

PUBLISHED BY VELA & BEST WOMEN’S TRAVEL WRITING.

Mexico, Dia de los Muertos, guns, candy, & kids.