Julie's chapbook Obscura: The Daguerreotype Series was published by Finishing Line Press in 2007. Short fiction and prose poetry published in Clackamas Literary Review, Crab Orchard Review, The MacGuffin, Fiction Attic, and a number of other literary journals and anthologies. After completing an M.F.A. at the University of Minnesota, she lived in Vladivostok, Russia for a year as a Fulbright Fellow. She currently lives a block from Lake Superior.