Helen : A Literary Magazine is very proud to announce that our Guest Fiction Editor for our inaugural issue is Michael Czyzniejewski and our Guest Poetry Editor is Karen Craigo.
Michael Czyzniejewski has two published short story collections, Elephants in Our Bedroom and Chicago Stories. He has been published in over fifty literary journals, including ACM, Ninth Letter, Gulf Coast, The Southern Review, and StoryQuarterly. He served for several years as Editor-in-Chief at Mid-American Review and taught at BGSU. He currently serves as Editor for Moon City Review and teaches at Missouri State University.
Karen Craigo has served as Editor-in-Chief at Mid-American Review. She currently teaches English to international students at Drury University in Springfield, Missouri. Her work has appeared in the journals Poetry, Indiana Review, Prairie Schooner, Puerto del Sol, The MacGuffin, and others. Her chapbook, Stone for an Eye, is part of the Wick Poetry Series.