Magdalena moved from Krak√≥w to Chicago to Wisconsin to Ohio to New York to Los Angeles. She's a writer and editor whose articles, essays, and fiction have appeared in Threadcount, Necessary Fiction, and The Collagist. She holds an MA from Miami University (Ohio) in creative writing, and her debut novel, Return on Investment, was published by Fiction Attic Press in 2016. She is the former managing editor at Bushwick Daily and the current fiction and non-fiction editor at Construction Magazine.