Lisa Stice

Author's Bio

Lisa Stice is a poet/mother/military spouse, the author of 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 The Wrath-Bearing Tree, Zoomoozophone Review, Celestial Musings: Poetry Inspired by the Night Sky (Poetry Contests for a Cause), The Song Is, 1932 Quarterly, Rise Up Review, 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), As You Were (part of Military Experience and the Arts), GFT Presents:One in Four (GFT Press), Poets and War, tiny poetry: macropoetics, Riding Light, Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review, and Forgotten.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Uniform
(Aldrich Press, 2016)
Anthologies: 
Along the Shore
(Lost Tower Publications, 2017)
, Beyond the Hill
(Lost Tower Publications, 2017)
, 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 Review, A New Ulster, Anti-Heroin Chic, Chantwood Magazine, Collateral, Emerge Literary Journal, Gravel Literary Journal, Haikuniverse, Ink In Thirds, Inklette, 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, SHANTIH Journal, Sheila-Na-Gig, Skylight 47, Split Rock Review, The Birds We Piled Loosely, The Deadly Writers Patrol, The Ekphrastic Review, The Galway Review, The Irish Literary Review, The Magnolia Review, The Tishman Review, The Wild Word, The Woven Tale Press
Prizes Won: 
"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 Irish for No; The Soldiers of Year II; After the Wake; Desolation Angels
Favorite Authors: 
Ciaran Carson; Truman Capote; John Betjeman; Wislawa Szymborska; Fyodor Dostoevsky; Anne Sexton; 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: Nov 30, 2017