Jules Jacob


Author's Bio

Julie “Jules” Jacob is a contemporary poet who often writes about dichotomous conditions and relationships among humans and the natural world. Her poems are recently featured or forthcoming in Plume Poetry, The Tishman Review, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Rust + Moth, Yes Poetry and elsewhere. She is the author of The Glass Sponge chapbook with select poems featured at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts and Le Moulin à Nef where she was a resident of the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Poetry Workshop. Visit julesjacob.com

Publications and Prizes

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)
Burntdistrict, Byline, Camroc Press Review, Delirious Hem, Four and Twenty, Frogpond, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Grey Sparrow Journal, Paper Nautilus, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Plume, Progenitor Art and Literary Journal, Rust + Moth, Still, The Fourth River, Tishman Review, Third Wednesday, Thirteen Myna Birds, Watershed Review, Writer's Gazette, Yes, Poetry
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

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European American, German American, Irish American
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Born in: 
Sterling, CO
Raised in: 
Littleton, CO
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Last updated: Nov 12, 2018