Laura Jok

Laura Jok is a graduate of the MFA program at the University of Houston, where she served as fiction editor for Gulf Coast. Her story, “Everyone I Know Is Here,” was named a Top 25 finalist in Glimmer Train’s June 2015 Fiction Open contest. Another story, "As It Were,” won third place in their August 2014 Short Story Award for New Writers. Her fiction has appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review, Nimrod International Journal, Chicago Quarterly Review, Green Mountains Review, and The Florida Review.