Poetry.  Photography.

Jeanne Julian

Poetry: Publications and Honors

  • "Leaving the Ceremony," Ponder Review, ​Vol. 1.
  • "Just (us) in Time," longlisted, Don't Talk to Me About Love Poetry Contest 2017 (unpublished).
  • "The Loneliness of the Mortal Coil," longlisted, The Rialto Nature and Place Poetry Competition 2017 (unpublished).
  • "Close Calls," honorable mention, Thomas H. McDill Award competition 2017, North Carolina Poetry Society; ​Pinesong ​2017.
  • "Force," ​Snapdragon Journal, Spring 2017.
  • "Fault," second prize, Craven Arts Council ekphrastic poetry competition, November 2017.
  • "Elegy for Memory," honorable mention, Franklin County [NC] Arts Council Writers Guild, in County Lines:A Literary Journal 2017, including also "Equinox," "Her Epitaph," "In Memoriam," "Solar Boy! With Frog" and "The Curious Pilot."
  • "Sestina: Adele," Prairie Wolf Press Review, issue 10.
  • "Holiday Flotilla," A Carolina Christmas, anthology.
  • "Your Former Lover Lists You as a Reference," The Main Street Rag, Winter 2017.
  • "Intervention," "I Never Told My Mother," "Dirge for the Jazzman," and "Design: A Seminar, 1982," Bindweed, October 2016.
  • "Breath," Kakalak 2016.
  • "Behind the Mask" and "Woman, 65, Not Struck by Train," The Well-Versed Reader, anthology (forthcoming).
  • "Cocky," "Recitative," and "Capital," first, second, and third place awards, respectively, in the Carteret Writers 25th Annual Writing Contest, 2016, in Shoal.
  • "Mascot," The Lascaux Prize Anthology 2016.
  • Featured Poet, The Nexus Poets open mic, Trent River Coffeehouse, New Bern, NC, February 2, 2016.
  • "Toward Salvation," Poetry Quarterly, Winter 2015.
  • "Winter Storm Watch," Nature Inspired, Winter 2015, Falling Leaves Press.
  • Chapbook: Blossom and Loss, Longleaf Press at Methodist University, 2015.
  • "Notes Toward the Stray Note," Snapdragon Journal,The Art of Creating (on line), Winter 2015.
  • "O, Awaken," Spank the Carp, Pond #14 (on line), November 2015.
  • "Market," Minerva Rising, Keeping Room (on line), September 2015.
  • "Painting a Room of One's Own" and "Making Bread, New Year's Day," Minerva Rising, Keeping Room (on line), July 2015.
  • "2 haiku for my father," Minerva Rising, Keeping Room (on line), June 2015.
  • "Homecoming," Kakalak, 2015.
  • "Found," The Writers' Workshop of Asheville, third prize, 2015 Poetry Contest (unpublished).
  • "Professional," "Stabat Mater," and "Treatment," Inside Out: Literature of Mental Illness, Miami University Middletown, summer 2015.
  • "View from the Shade," Honorable Mention, Thomas H. McDill Award competition, North Carolina Poetry Society; Pinesong, 2015.
  • “Behind the Mask,” second prize, 2015 Sidney Lanier Poetry Competition.
  • Featured Poet, The Nexus Poets open mic, Trent River Coffeehouse, New Bern, NC, February 3, 2015.
  • “The Insouciant Translator,” third prize, 2014 Muriel Craft Bailey Contest, The Comstock Review, Vol. 28, #2.
  •  “No-Man’s-Land,” Kakalak 2014.
  • “Sally’s 11th Christmas,” Naugatuck River Review, Summer 2014.
  • “Let’s Not,” honorable mention, Carteret Writers’ 23rd Annual Writing Contest; Shoal, 2014.
  • “The Last House of Refuge,” third prize, Thomas H. McDill Award competition, North Carolina Poetry Society; Pinesong, Spring 2014.
  • “Turtles,” first prize, Mary Ruffin Poole Award competition, North Carolina Poetry Society, Pinesong, Spring 2014.  Also in Route Nine, Alumni Omnibus, University of Massachusetts MFA Program for Poets and Writers, March 2014 (web).
  • “The Light,” honorable mention, Joanna Catherine Scott Award competition, North Carolina Poetry Society, Pinesong, Spring 2014.
  • “Cooking,” The Comstock Review, Fall/Winter 2013.
  •  “Visiting Acoma,” Naugatuck River Review, Summer 2013.
  • “The Last House of Refuge,” semifinalist (unpublished), James Applewhite Prize contest, North Carolina Literary Review, 2013.
  •  “Half-light,” Earth’s Daughters, 2011.
  • “With Sparkie, in the Car Wash,” Naugatuck River Review, Summer 2010.
  • “Brices Creek Blessing,” New Bern Literary Symposium Competition, Spring 2010, second place poetry award (unpublished).
  • “The Lucky Spoon,” Naugatuck River Review, Winter 2010, second place award.
  • “The Last New England Winter,” Naugatuck River Review, Summer 2009.
  • “Voyeur in the Weight Room,” Alkali Flats, Fall 2000.
  • “Postcards from a Familiar Place,” Curious Rooms, 1999.
  • “Rapunzel in Hotel Altis Park,” Detours: Travel Poems by Land, Air, Sea, and Mind, 1997.
  • “Petition to a High Priest of the New River,” Standing Wave, Spring 1997.
  • “Notes Toward the Stray Note,” Southern Anthology, 1995.