J’Lyn Chapman’s essays and prose poems have been published in Conjunctions, Fence, Sentence, andAmerican Letters & Commentary, among other journals. Calamari Press published the chapbook, Bear Stories. An essay derived from her doctoral dissertation on W.G. Sebald is forthcoming in a collection calledThe Language of Images. She is Visiting Instructor in the Jack Kerouac School at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado and edits the online poetics journal Something on Paper.