"What is most immediately striking is how much of the material arrives in beautifully observed, beautifully paced scene... I found myself giving over almost wholly to the scenes...because they were so immersive and rich."
--Paul Harding, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Tinkers and Enon, on Martha's fiction
The Three Muses (novel in progress) made the shortlist for the 2016 Mary Rinehart Roberts Fiction Contest
Martha Anne Toll awarded a fellowship by the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
"Justice Too Long Delayed," book review on NPR Books
"In Search of Lost Words: Novels on Dementia," essay in The Millions
"Before America," short story/novel excerpt in Slush Pile Magazine
"Abortion and Fiction," essay in The Millions
Sample of earlier publications:
Author Interview with Laura McBride in the Washington Independent Review of Books
Author Interview with Kit de Waal in Bloom
"Where Fiction Heralds Facts, 'The German Girl,'" essay in The Millions
"To Open Borders, 'Him, Me, Muhammad Ali," essay in The Millions
"At the Ballet," short story/novel excerpt in Vol.1 Brooklyn
"Death & Sentences," essay in Heck
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