Publications

Fiction

COMING SOON: Flight Path & Other Stories published by Evening Street Press, OCTOBER 2015

“Kindness” published in Evening Street Review, Issue 12 (May 2015)

“Rabbits” published in 2014 Compass Flower Press Literary AnthologyUncertain Promise, Edited by Von Pittman (October 2014)

“Mermaids” published in 2012 Roanoke Review, vol. xxxvii, Sept. 2012.
Winner of 2011 Roanoke Review Fiction Prize.

“After the Rain” published in Big Muddy, Vol. 11, No. 2, April 2012.

“This Arrow Marks Me” published in The Broadkill Review, Vol. 5, No. 5,
September/October 2011. Nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

“Flat Bed” published in Third Wednesday, Vol. 3, Issue 2, Spring 2011.

“META-fiction Woman” published in Musings, Vol. 1, Spring 2001.

“A Little Kindness” published in Minimus, Vol. 9, 2000.

“Unspoken Messages” published in Potomac Review, Vol. V no. 1, Winter 1998.

“Skating Blind” published in Buffalo Spree, Winter 1997. Nominated for Best American Short Stories and O’Henry award.

“Pancakes” published in Minimus, Vol. 7, 1997.

“Silence” published in Potato Eyes, Issues 11-12, Winter 1995, Spring 1996.

“Unnatural Disaster” published in Folio: A Literary Journal, Winter 1995.

“Starry, Starry Night” published in A LOVING VOICE II: A Caregiver’s Book of More Read Aloud Stories for the Elderly, 1994.

“Edges” published in FURY Magazine, Fall 1994.

Non-Fiction

Craft Essays:
“Whose Story Is This?” published in MDWA Spring 2013 Pen-in- Hand.

“Where Do Stories Come From?” published in MDWA Winter 2013 Pen-in-Hand, vol. 26, no. 1.

“Writers Need a Tough Skin” published in MDWA Fall 2012 Pen-in-Hand vol. 25, no. 4.

Online Journal Interviews:
Atticus Review (online journal) published Jan Bowman’s recent interview, “Dogs of Glory & Reading For Pleasure: An Interview with Jay Bates and Michael Schmeltzer” of River and Sound Review.

Jan Bowman’s Trajectory: Interview with K. L. Cook

Interview & Book Review: Trajectory Journal, K. L. Cook, Spring 2013 Issue 6. Full Interview is posted online at my website.

Interview & Book Review: Trajectory Journal – Sheldon Lee Compton – Fall 2012 – Issue 5. Full Interview is posted online at my website.

Fiction out for Publication Consideration

Short Stories:
“Garden for Loss”