Creative Writing

Paddlefish is a national literary journal written and edited by MMC students and faculty. It is an open submission magazine with original works of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. Students work as editorial assistants for the national literary journal and meet and discuss craft with award-winning authors.

MMC is also home to the Great Plains Writers' Tour, which brings award-winning professional writers to campus, including former United States poet laureate Ted Kooser, Linda Hasselstrom, Elizabeth Cook-Lynn, David Lee, and William Kloefkorn.