Lisa Mecham writes a little bit of everything and her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Amazon's Day One, Catapult and BOAAT, among other publications. The Toast spotlighted her as a "Writer on Fire."
Lisa has served as an editor, advisory board member and reader for such literary magazines as Origins, The Scofield and Tin House. A former social worker, she writes grants for social justice oriented non-profits.
A Midwesterner at heart, Lisa lives in Los Angeles with her two daughters where she’s finishing a memoir about mental illness in the suburbs; think: "The Shining" meets "Revolutionary Road." She's also working on a collection of poems called "Dead Women," about women she's known or known of, who've met untimely, violent deaths.