Helena Nelson is the originator and editor of HappenStance Press as well as a poet in her own right. Her first two collections are Starlight on Water (Rialto, 2003) and Plot and Counterplot (Shoestring Press, 2010). She also self-publishes light verse, the most recent example of which was Down With Poetry! (HappenStance, 2016).
Photo: Lindsey Fineran