Lisa Di Venuta

Lisa is studying journalism at the State University of New York at New Paltz.  Her first professional writing job was reporting for her hometown newspaper, covering the riveting beat of local politics.  She has also written for several online and print publications, including The Flounce and In-Transit magazine. Her poetry can be found on  After she graduates, Lisa hopes to live in a city where it never snows.  She has probably eaten more pad Thai than you.