Maureen is a Hugo award-winning short story writer and novelist.  She has published four novels including China Mountain Zhang, and over two dozen short stories including The Lincoln Train and the story collection Mothers and Other Monsters (available as a free download under the Creative Commons license). Maureen has also taught fiction writing at universities and at workshops like the Clarion Workshops and Viable Paradise in Martha’s Vineyard.

She became involved with interactive entertainment in 2001. In 2003 she was a writer and managing editor for the groundbreaking I Love Bees ARG for Halo 2.  Prior to founding No Mimes Media, she worked on the Cannes Grand Prix winning Why So Serious for The Dark Knight, and Year Zero for the Nine Inch Nails album of the same name, Watchmen ( among others.