Maggie Downs

World traveler, MFAer, recovering journalist and all-around nice person.


Clinging

A Miscarriage Story


On Saturday, my husband and I went to the discount theater to see Warm Bodies, a zombie love story. If that sounds like an usual choice for…


Date a nonfiction writer


Inspired by Date a Girl Who Reads.

Be happy you love a nonfiction writer.

Your nonfiction writer is a lover of stories.

She asks a lot of questions. Her curiosity is insatiable. When a door is closed, she opens it and peeks inside.

You’ll know this woman because she doesn’t mind getting…


Clinging

A Miscarriage Story


On Saturday, my husband and I went to the discount theater to see Warm Bodies, a zombie love story. If that sounds like an usual choice for…