Margaret Danko

High Line Literary Collective

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Margaret holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Temple University and has studied under best-selling authors of fiction and nonfiction. She received her Bachelor’s in Creative Writing, Archaeological Studies, and Anthropology from Oberlin College. In her free time, she goes on long runs, dabbles in writing weird fiction, and takes excessive photos of her cats.

Fun facts about me:

The cats are named Pepper and Beef. Yes, they are both cartoon characters incarnate. Yes, we are one onion short of a fajita.

Submission Guidelines

Submissions should be emailed to

For fiction, please use my Query Manager to submit the pitch, first ten pages, and a bio.

For nonfiction, please send the pitch, bio, and full proposal text via Query Manager.

**Please note that it is now the policy of High Line Literary Collective to only accept Queries via Query Manager. While I make best efforts to respond to all queries, if you have not heard back regarding a query within 12 weeks, please consider this a pass, with my gratitude for the opportunity to read.**

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