Sheldon Lee Compton is the author of The Same Terrible Storm, nominated for the Thomas and Lillie D. Chaffin Award for Excellence in Appalachian Writing.  He is a four-time Pushcart Prize nominee, a judge’s selection winner for the Still: JournalFiction Award, and a finalist for the Gertrude Stein Award in Fiction.  In addition to his work with Night Train, he also founded and publishes the online journal Revolution John.  He survives in Kentucky.