From Our Staff | May 06, 2011

I was sorry to hear, last week, that our Friday blogger Michael Kardos has resigned from his post and will no longer write for us every Friday.  He has done some great work for our blog, and we have appreciated his contributions very much.  Here are just a handful from recent months:

The Rejection Jar

One Last Good Edit

On Huck Finn and Greg Brady

A Cup and a Half of Tea

To carry the torch, TMR alumna Stephanie Carpenter will take over next week as our Friday contributor.

Now, a word from our animated representative.

Michael Kardos is the author of the story collection One Last Good Time. While earning his Ph.D. at the University of Missouri, he served as Contest Editor for The Missouri Review. He currently co-directs the creative writing program at Mississippi State University. His website is

Robert Long Foreman is The Missouri Review’s Social Media Editor.