Lisa guides a recurring writing workshop at the Norfolk City Jail. She holds Masters degrees from Hollins University(M.A., English Writing) and the University of Miami (M.F.A., Creative Writing). She has lead writing workshops and taught classes in writing for over ten years. Lisa is a founder and former director of The Muse Writers Center in Norfolk, where she developed the curriculum and designed the workshops. She also teaches community writing workshops at The Beazley Senior Center and The Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in a variety of literary magazines. She lives in Portsmouth with her husband and four boys.
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