The New York Journal of Books, February, 2019
The novel may be cool as it opens but the ending is white hot.
Fiction Writers Review, February, 2019
Women in action…taking on dangerous assignments.
Fiction Writers Review, December 2018
A coming-of-age journey, a magical mystery tour, vintage 1980.
The Washington Independent Review of Books, September 2018
The stories are dry ice: cold enough to burn.
The New York Journal of Books, August 2018
The prevailing tone may be quiet melancholy but it is suffused with joy.
Fiction Writers Review, September 2018
If writing is kintsugi on the page, kintsugi is the art of losing.
Fiction Writers Review, May 2018
Jacobsen’s work is about the mystery of balance and falling.
Talk Writing, February 2017
A Therapist’s Intuition Uncover Hidden History.
Fiction Writers Review, December 2011
Writing is the ultimate act of creative defiance.
Fiction Writers Review, November 2012
Ray Bradbury’s Pulitzer –winning stories provide a portal back to childhood, and the ultimate SciFi shape shifter: age.
The American Literary Review: Fall 2012-Spring 2013
Joy navigated past a stream of trucks. She hated highway driving, mistrusted her night vision.
The MacGuffin, Spring/Summer 2012
I pride myself on my credentials as a Generalist. Good, classic pearls of wisdom go with any ensemble.
Talking River, 2010
One afternoon a week they were excused early from school and rode with Mrs. Crichton in her big black sedan, one of the cars left behind by her husband. He had left her behind, too.