Margaret mcnellis


Margaret earned her mfa in fiction on June 22, 2019, from the mountainview mfa program. she earned her m.a. in English & creative writing in 2015. her b.a. in art history was conferred in 2007.

Margaret’s short stories have appeared in fictitious magazine, see spot run, dual coast magazine, the Copperfield review, the penman review, z publishing’s anthology of Connecticut’s emerging writers, and assignment magazine.

Margaret received honorable mention in the winter 2015 flash fiction contest by wow - women on writing. in 2019, Margaret won the student fiction contest for a spot in assignment magazine, the literary magazine of the mountainview mfa. she also received the Lynn safford memorial prize (for fostering camaraderie among her peers) from the mountainview mfa program.