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Stephen Cooper

Stephen Cooper is a former D.C. and federal public defender. He writes full-time and lives in Woodland Hills, California, with his wife, Tanya, and three dogs named Fox, Friend, and Monty. His writing has been published in numerous magazines and newspapers in the United States and overseas including The New Yorker, The Hill, JURIST, The Baltimore Sun, The Las Vegas Review-Journal, The Times of San Diego, The Palo Alto Free Press, The Huffington Post, The New Indian Express, The Trinidad Express, The Ventura County Reporter, The Los Angeles Daily News, The Gleaner, The Havana Times, The Belize Times, Caribbean News Now, Yardflex Magazine, thegrio.com, reggae-vibes.com, al.com, unitedreggae.com, The Montgomery Advertiser, and USA Today. “Rifkin Rising,” his first work of fiction was published by The Flash Fiction Press on June 4, 2016, and his second short story, “The Submariner” was published by Sick Lit Magazine on July 5, 2016.