Julie Weber is a former Social Work Clinician in private practice in Ashland, Oregon. Her work has appeared in OCHO, Harrington Lesbian Fiction Quarterly, Dark Moon Lilith and Q Review. New poems are forthcoming in Alligator Juniper. She was a Lambda Literary Fellow for the year 2010. She has been a recent finalist in the Oscar Wilde, Chroma, Orlando, Joy Harjo and Alligator Juniper Competitions.