Lisa D. Gray

Writer in San Francisco, California

Lisa D. Gray

Writer in San Francisco, California

Lisa D. Gray

reads, writes, and rants about the things that tick her off and amuse her. She follows trends and looks back at how the past affects our present.

She lives and writes in the Bay Area. Her writing focuses on intersections of blackness, womanhood and Americaness. She earned her BA in English from Spelman College and an MFA in English and Creative Writing from Mills College. She won the Henry Joseph Jackson Prize for Distinguished Fiction in 2014 and earned scholarships to the Fine Arts Works Center, The Voices of Our Nations Foundation, and the Vermont Studio Center where she completed a residency.

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Samples of Lisa's Fiction

Forthcoming in New Haven Noir, The Queen of Secrets - preorders available soon

The Things We Remember, As Us Journal

The Fourth Time from the novel in progress One Summer

  • Work
    • Writer, social change consultant
  • Education
    • MFA in Creative Writing & English (Mills College)
    • BA English (Spelman College)