J.L. Cooper




Forthcoming: 06/12/2017: An Ocean Large Enough  Book Launch Event, Sacramento Poetry Center, 06/12/2017 Sacramento, CA. 7:30 P.M. Also featuring poet Susan Flynn.

08/25/2017: Sacramento Stories on Stage, local author: J.L. Cooper: The Sages of West 47th Street.

05/11/2017: Third Street Writers: Laguna Beach, California. Book launch, featuring authors of anthology: Beach Reads: Here Comes the Sun


News: J.L. Cooper

An Ocean Large Enough

A full-lengh poetry collection is now available on Amazon Books

The Sages of West 47th Street

First Runner-up for Nonfiction Prize at StoryQuarterly, 2016 is available in Issue 50.

Journals Structo and  Leveler  contain recent works.

A work of flash memoir was recently published in Hippocampus Magazine, titled Inheritance. It was a delight to meet the publisher, Donna Talarico at AWP. I enjoyed writing a craft piece for The Tishman Review, on the themes of intention and resistance in writing, on tensions that inform narrative.

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