Karen Nelson is the author of several nonfiction titles for the educational market and recently released her collection of short stories, AFTER EVER AFTER. She has served as
Curriculum Coordinator for GoldMinds Publishing, writing educational materals for their Young Adult line of books. She has been a regular contributor and columnist for The Ozarks Mountaineer Magazine, and her articles, stories, and poems have appeared in numerous journals and periodicals. She serves on the board for the Readwest Foundation, is the technical editor of Flash Fiction Chronicles Magazine, and was on the inaugural staff of University of Arkansas' online literary magazine, GRAVEL. Karen spends her days alternating between teacher, mom, writer, and entrepreneur.