Lisa K. Buchanan

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Author's Bio

As a writer and editor for a women's magazine, Lisa K. Buchanan dispensed health advice while ingesting pizza dinners at her desk and caffeine-soaked sugar on the commute. The contradiction launched a long-term fascination with words included and words omitted; she now specializes in compressed prose forms.

Publications and Prizes

Anthology

Exposure
(Cinnamon Press,
2010)

Journal

Fourth Genre
The Florida Review
Missouri Review
Meridian
Southeast Review
Literary Mama
Narrative Magazine
New Letters
Quick Fiction
SmokeLong Quarterly
Natural Bridge
Prizes: 
http://www.lisakbuchanan.com/pages/TrophyCorner.html

More Information

Listed as:
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English

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Listing last updated: January 23, 2013.

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