Julian K. Jarboe

Body horror fairy tales and science fabulism.

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Julian K. Jarboe is the author of the collection Everyone on the Moon is Essential Personnel (Lethe Press, 2020). They are from Massachusetts.

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Published Sep 2, 2020 · 1,053 words (4 minutes) · 7 views

Romance Fantasy Literary Fiction fabulism Love long term relationships fairy tale ghosts folklore surrealism

"I see it in the sky from our window night after night. There's a lot of lights in the sky this summer."


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The Heavy Things

Published Nov 30, 2018 · 989 words (4 minutes) · 4 likes · 853 views

Fantasy Horror Literary Fiction Strange

Your period arrived early and heavy. First came the sewing needles. Then the decorative screws, and the delicate pairs of scissors. If no one talks about it, it must be normal. Right?

Julian K. Jarboe writes body horror fairy tales and science fabulism. Their work has appeared in SmokeLong Quarterly, Strange Horizons, Split Lip Magazine, and more, and their collection Everyone on the Moon is Essential Personnel is available now from Lethe Press.