I’m not sure how this happened but I managed to miss both Poem in your Pocket Day (April 18) and National Limerick Day (May 12) this year. So, in honor of both, I want to offer a couple of favorites. Poem in Your Pocket Day Had I remembered to print out a poem and carry it in my pocket on … [Read More]
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I’m Lisa Manterfield and I love to tell stories.
I’m a curious cat, fascinated by human behavior and what makes people tick. I love fish-out-of-water stories of ordinary people in extraordinary situations, especially if those situations delve into the unexplained.
Get a behind-the-scenes peek at the writing life on my blog (and yes, I wear slippers to work every day).
And if you’re still curious, you’ll find (almost) everything you wanted to know about me at Meet Lisa.
"Curiosity didn’t kill the cat; it gave her material for stories." - Lisa
Stay curious, my friends,
Recently on the blog…
Now that The Perfect Sister is out of my hands (for now), it’s time dive into something new. I’ve hung blank white boards on my office wall and opened a new pack of index cards to start planning out my World War II novel. I have two strong characters—Dora and Kurt—and the beginnings of a story … [Read More]
The Spring YASH is now over. Thank you to every who participated. Hope you discovered lots of great new books. And now, time for some winners... The winner of the giveaway for a signed copy of The Smallest Thing is: Annie L. And the Green Team Grand Prize winner is: Becky L. Becky … [Read More]