Lisa Ko

Lisa Ko

Author | The Leavers

Lisa Ko is the author of The Leavers, a novel which won the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction. Her work has appeared in Best American Short Stories 2016, The New York Times, Apogee Journal, Narrative, O. Magazine, One Teen Story, and elsewhere.

A Writer’s Survival Guide

6214, 6th floor

At a past Slice conference Francine Prose explained how she balanced writing with motherhood: from the time her sons boarded the school bus to the time they returned, she wrote. Junot Díaz told the Wall Street Journal that he sometimes writes sitting on the edge of the tub: “My ex would always know I was going to […]

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