Editor’s Notes

Editor’s Notes

Dear Reader,

We welcome you to our inaugural issue as we launch Helen: a literary magazine. Our hope is that Helen becomes a long running force within the literary community of Las Vegas, Nevada.

With gratitude,

The Editors of Helen: a literary magazine

Dedicated to our namesake and inspiration, Helen J. Stewart, the first lady of Las Vegas.


Helen: a literary magazine would like to thank the following individuals for their support in helping us launch: Jorge Lara & The Las Vegas Poets Organization, Paloma Solamente, Melissa Weikel, Kara Wickwire, Dax Pagan, Ellie Mendre, Jana Lynch of Jana’s RedRoom, Barbara Olsson, Laura McBride, Vogue Robinson, Sarah King, Ellen Sussman, Tina Wallace, Corie Weaver, Andy Hall, Arika Elizenberry, Vern Holmstrom, Nancy Holmstrom, Cliff Holmstrom, and the Battle Born Slam team.