Lisa Stice

Author's Bio

Lisa Stice is a poet/mother/military spouse, the author of Permanent Change of Station (Middle West Press, 2018) and Uniform (Aldrich Press, 2016), and a Pushcart Prize nominee. She volunteers as a mentor with the Veterans Writing Project, as an associate poetry editor with 1932 Quarterly, and as a contributor for The Military Spouse Book Review. She received a BA in English literature from Mesa State College (now Colorado Mesa University) and an MFA in creative writing and literary arts from the University of Alaska Anchorage. While it is difficult to say where home is, she currently lives in North Carolina with her husband, daughter and dog. In addition to the publications listed below, some of her poems are forthcoming in or published in Mojave He[art] Review, Barren Magazine, Riggwelter, The Sea Letter, 8 Poems, So It Goes, Bonsai a Journal of Haiku (The 13 Alphabet Magazine), Zoomoozophone Review, Celestial Musings: Poetry Inspired by the Night Sky (Poetry Contests for a Cause), The Song Is, 1932 Quarterly, Poems-For-All, Escapism Literary Magazine, Resurrection of a Sunflower (Pski's Porch Publishing, 2017), Allegro Poetry Magazine, Luminous Echoes: A Poetry Anthology, Poetry Leaves, Paw Prints in Verse: Poems about Pets anthology (Poetry Contests for a Cause), Poets and War, Riding Light, and Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Uniform
(Aldrich Press, 2016)
Anthologies: 
Along the Shore
(Lost Tower Publications, 2017)
, Beyond the Hill
(Lost Tower Publications, 2017)
, Last Call: The Anthology of Beer, Wine & Spirits Poetry
(World Enough Writers, 2018)
, Nuclear Impact: Broken Atoms in Our Hands
(Shabda Press, 2017)
, Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors, Volume 6
(Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2017)
Journals: 
300 Days of Sun, 3Elements Literary Review, A New Ulster, Anti-Heroin Chic, Artemis, As You Were: The Military Review, Chantwood Magazine, Collateral, Dodging the Rain, Emerge Literary Journal, Eunoia Review, Gravel Literary Journal, Haiku Journal, Haikuniverse, Honest Ulsterman, Ink In Thirds, Inklette, Interstice, Into the Void Magazine, Minetta Review, Moledro Magazine, naturewriting.com, O-Dark-Thirty, On the Rusk, Peeking Cat Poetry Magazine, Poetry Super Highway, Pure Slush, Random Sample Review, Rise Up Review, SHANTIH Journal, Sheila-Na-Gig, Sierra Nevada Review, Skylight 47, Split Rock Review, The Birds We Piled Loosely, The Blue Nib, The Deadly Writers Patrol, The Ekphrastic Review, The Galway Review, The Irish Literary Review, The Magnolia Review, The Ocotillo Review, The Tishman Review, The Wild Word, Woven Tale Press, The Wrath-Bearing Tree
Chapbooks: 
Desert
(Prolific Press, 2018)
Prizes Won: 
"I've Been Loving You a Long Time" shortlisted in The 6th Annual Bangor Poetry Competition (2018); "A Funeral for Our Own" nominated for 2017/18 Best of the Net; "Dear Wadih Sa'adeh" selected as an honorable mention in the Poetry category for the Proud to Be series (2017); "A Quick Lunch from the Noodle Stand" nominated for the 2016 Pushcart Prize by The Magnolia Review

Personal Favorites

Favorite Books: 
Crime and Punishment; Other Voices, Other Rooms; The Secret Room; The Irish for No; Unaccompanied; You Ask Me to Talk about the Interior; Every Atom; Doubled Radiance
Favorite Authors: 
Ciaran Carson; John Betjeman; Wislawa Szymborska; Nazim Hikmet; Fyodor Dostoevsky; Natalie Diaz; Ralph Ellison; Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin; Seamus Heaney; Fred Marchant

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Grand Junction, CO
Raised in: 
Henderson, NV
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Last updated: Sep 05, 2018