author of short fiction, creative nonfiction, & essays
Margaret Adams writes short fiction, creative nonfiction, and essays. Her work has appeared in The Best Small Fictions 2019, Threepenny Review,Joyland Magazine, The Pinch Journal, and Monkeybicycle, among other publications. Her essay Pergelation is a Best American Essays 2019 Notable. She is the winner of the Blue Mesa Review 2018 Nonfiction Contest and the Pacifica Literary Review 2017 Fiction Contest. In support of her writing, Adams has been awarded workshops and residencies at the Tin House Winter & Summer Workshops, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, HEREKEKE Art Center Artist Residency, and Starry Nights Retreat. Originally from Maine, she currently lives on the AZ/NM border in the Navajo Nation where she works as a family nurse practitioner.