Helen Carle

Helen Carle is a junior at Goffstown High School, where she spends most of her time in the theater designing theatrical lighting, improv acting, and or practicing one of her instruments. You may also find her in the language department, as she is learning French, German, Italian, and Latin. She hopes to pursue a higher education in sociolinguistics. She has been with Under the Madness since the beginning in 2020, and has served as a nonfiction reader, fiction editor, copy editor, and now managing editor. She is thrilled to continue helping fellow teens share their stories through the art of language!


A magazine for teen writers—by teen writers. Under the Madness brings together student editors from across New Hampshire under the mentorship of the state poet laureate to focus on the experiences of teens from around the world. Whether you live in Berlin, NH, or Berlin, Germany—whether you wake up every day in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North or South America—we’re interested in reading you!