Short Works

An assortment of Lisa’s essays, articles,
and nonfiction narratives

“Not Quite Meet-Cute” – from Blue Lyra Review
Listed in BAE Notables

Lisa’s essay in O chronicles her journey with life coach Martha Beck, to discover how the “mood, brood, food” cycle affects weight loss and gain. This essay appeared in the January 2007 print issue.

“On the Near Side of the Tracks” is a powerful flash essay about race.
“Must Love Horses, Must Love Dogs”
“Cradle and All”
“A Dress for the Wedding”
“Unspoken Words that Begin with N (even when they don’t)”
“Motherhood and Waiting: 
From Boys to Men”
“Break a Leg”
“I Survived Postpartum Depression, 
But it Never Left Me”
Four essays at Purple Clover
“Mom, Me, and the Shirley Temple Room”

Lisa has also contributed to these collections

For a more extensive list of Lisa’s essays, articles, poems,
and other publications, click here.

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