Contact Margaret

Want an author visit?

Margaret’s new memoir, Where the Angels Lived: One Family’s Story of Loss, Exile, and Return is due out early 2019. She’s booking speaking engagements now. You can connect with her directly at

Readings and Presentations are approximately 35-45 minutes and can be followed by a question and answer session and book signing.

Skyping with your class or your book group is free!


  • Turning Life Into Art: Novels, Short Stories, Essays
  • Writing Historical Fiction
  • Writing for Young Adults
  • How I Came to Write How I Found the Strong (or any of the other novels)
  • Mississippi as Landscape
  • Slideshow/Power Point Presentation About The Writing Process, Inspiration, and How To Develop Ideas For Characters, Setting, and Plots
  • Writing Workshops To Begin Your Novels or Stories
  • Where The Angels Lived; A Fulbright Experience