My new essay, "A Wedding Night Like No Other at The Plaza Hotel," will appear in an upcoming 2022 issue of Covey

This Side of Water is a recommended read during quarantine from Westchester Magazine.

Maureen Pilkington

This Side of Water: Stories || spring 2019


This Side of Water: Stories is the winner of the 2019 American Fiction Award in the short story category

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"Everything and Nothing to do With That Car Smell," an essay, is in the current issue of

"Toward the Norwegian Sea," a short story, is in the recent issue of The Antioch Review.

"Let Them Eat Cake--Five Kinds--at a Backyard Wedding in Greenwich," an essay, will appear in Still Point Arts Quarterly.

"You Can't Write and Make Pizza," an essay, is in Fiction Southeast.

My short story, "Hunter," was read live on WCOM, an FM radio show about literature and music, in Carrboro, North Carolina.