7 December 1889
MMD's first known publication under her own name appeared in Chambers's Journal
: a three-stanza poem entitled, from its form, "Rondel".
20 February 1895
MMD's 'New Woman' novel Gallia
appeared in print. It became (according to her Times
obituary) one of her best known works.
MMD's last known publication, a short poem entitled "The Thrall Song", appeared in the Pall Mall Magazine
25 March 1945
MMD died at Tucson
, about four years after she had emigrated, and nearly two years after the death of her son.