Jules Jacob

Phone: 
417-337-4296
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Author's Bio

Julie "Jules" Jacob is the author of The Glass Sponge and a resident of the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Poetry Workshop in France. Recent and forthcoming publications include Plume Poetry, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Yes Poetry, The Fourth River, Rust + Moth and elsewhere. She attended the University of New Hampshire, Colorado State University and The Horticultural Therapy Institute. She is a Court Appointed Special Advocate for abused and neglected children. Visit her at julesjacob.com.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
The Binnacle Eighth Annual Ultra-Short Competition
(University of Maine at Machias, 2008)
, The Binnacle Eleventh Annual Ultra-Short Competition
(University of Maine at Machias, 2014)
, The Binnacle Tenth Annual Ultra-Short Competition
(University of Maine at Machias, 2013)
, The Binnacle Twelfth Annual Ultra-Short Competition
(University of Maine at Machias, 2015)
Journals: 
Burntdistrict, Byline, Camroc Press Review, Delirious Hem, Four and Twenty, Frogpond, Grey Sparrow Journal, Paper Nautilus, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Progenitor Art and Literary Journal, Rust+Moth Journal, Still, The Fourth River, The Tishman Review, Third Wednesday, Thirteen Myna Birds, Watershed Review, Writer's Gazette, Yes, Poetry
Chapbook: 
The Glass Sponge
(Finishing Line Press, 2013)
Prizes Won: 
Poetry: The Glass Sponge, Semi-finalist, 2012 New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition; Honoree in the Binnacle 2015 Twelfth Annual Ultra-Short Competition; Honoree in the 2014 Eleventh Annual International Ultra-Short Competition.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Stag's Leap by Sharon Olds
,
Packing Light: New & Selected Poems by Marilyn Kallet
,
A Lucent Fire: New and Selected Poems by Patricia Spears Jones
,
Second Nature by Michael Pollen
,
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Favorite Books: 
Cleopatra: A Life, The Orphan Master's Son, All the Light You Cannot See

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American, German American, Irish American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Sterling, CO
Raised in: 
Littleton, CO
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Last updated: May 10, 2018