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Jon Krause

Jon Krause’s work has appeared in the Atlantic, Time, Reader’s Digest, the New York Times, and Scientific American. His work was featured recently in Communication Arts, and he won a gold medal at the 2016 Society of Illustrators annual exhibition.

Illustrator

Illustration by Jon Krause

Vapors

Spring 2017 | Fiction

Doc Aberdeen looks more like a bricklayer than a doctor. In the front hall he hangs his hat on a spoke. His hair is center-parted so exactly that his white scalp shows through.

Illustration by Jon Krause

June 25

Spring 2017 | Fiction

Then twelve months passed and once again: the company picnic. A day greeted with joy, with dread, with stoic indifference, depending on who you were. 

Illustration by Jon Krause

Personal Day

Spring 2017 | Fiction

I woke on my personal day feeling impersonal. I’d slept long and late, so much I barely recognized the time of day in my bedroom, dust made obvious in the hard light, no job or appointment or interview to rush toward....