Her work includes Red Goddess PoemsBones in the Chimney (fiction); Green Rider, Thinking Horse (non-fiction); Sostenuto, (poems), The Great Hunger (poems), Two-Gun Lil (poems) and three novels: Accidental Child, Providence (both climate fiction) and Invisible Juan (magical realism) Individual poems have appeared in a wide variety of publications. Karen holds an MA in English Lit from Georgia Southern and an MFA in Poetry from Vermont College. Please, visit her at