I'm an award-winning writer-for-hire with a cult following. Areas of expertise: smashing the patriarchy; adoption; dating and relationships; site-specific and DIY theatre. I write an advice column at helpmedylan.tumblr.com. Let's start something.
The Unexpected Life Lesson I Learned From Moving To NYC
The Gay Couple Who Adopted My Baby Are Exactly The Parents I Wanted Him To Have
Questions to Ask During Diamond Heists, Fifth-Grade Reunions, and Other Immersive Experiences
Open Adoption Story - Why Birth Mother Gives Up Baby
The Day Her Son Was Born Was All Joy. The Next Day, Her Friends Came. On The 3rd Day, Shit Got Real.
In defense of dance breaks
Let's...NOT talk about sex...?
Songs Of Love: A Theatrical Mixtape (Fringe Festival 2012)
Mariah MacCarthy on Martyna Majok's Ironbound as presented by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater & WP Theater
Mariah MacCarthy on Siobhan O'Loughlin's Broken Bone Bathtub as presented by Elephant Run District
On Whether Your Best Days Are Behind You (Hint: They’re Not)
On fucking wastes of space who don’t communicate
On freeing yourself from worthless dudes
Reinventing Play; a Series of Essays on How to Make Theater in Non Traditional Spaces: Mariah MacCarthy