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Lisa Young, Canadian Poet

Young’s poems are short meditations on the experiences that create a life and give it meaning. —Jan Lermitte, Canadian Literature

Lisa offers poetry craft talks online at the Wychwood Writers Workshop. Find out more here.

Lisa is the author of the poetry collection When the Earth (Quattro Books) and This Cabin (Lyricalmyrical Press).

She is the founding editor of Juniper, an online poetry journal.

You can find her poems in several publications including, the Literary Review of Canada, One Hand Clapping, Minola ReviewPoetry Pause, Verse-VirtualThe Quilliad, Synaeresis, and in Diane Lockward’s craft book, The Practicing Poet: Writing Beyond the Basics.

Lisa’s short stories have appeared in the Maple Tree Literary SupplementRampike MagazineDead Gender, and Dragnet Magazine.

She is a freelance editor and writer in Toronto.