Rowena Carenen is a graduate of Salem College and the University of Southern Mississippi. When asked, she'd say that poetry has been her passion ever since she realized that words could convey more than just the facts. Her poems have appeared in various literary journals and magazines, including The Revenant Culture and GERM. Rowena loves books and words so much that she started her own business, The Book Concierge, to help authors navigate the publishing world. She is currently living in Greenville, SC with her cat, Sylvia.