Jules Jacob


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

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, 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
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: May 10, 2018