Lisa is an MFA candidate in Fiction at the prestigious Creative Writing Program at the University of Houston, where she is an Inprint Jesse H. and Mary Gibbs Jones Fellow.


She is at work on her first book.

Short Stories

"What Is Ours"

Publication | Forthcoming in Nimrod International Journal's Summer/Spring 2022 Issue. 


Awards | Winner of 2021 Francine Ringold Award for New Writers.

"Field Methods"

Finalist | 2022 Passages North Waasnode Fiction Prize

Fellowships & Residencies

Kenyon Review Writers Workshop

Fiction | Marie-Helene Bertino | Residential, Summer 2022

Tin House Summer Workshop

Short Fiction | Lidia Yuknavitch | Residential, Summer 2022