Who is Lisa Hartsgrove?

R&E-22Lisa Hartsgrove is the program coordinator & writing instructor for Project Write Now, a nonprofit located in Red Bank, NJ, transforming individuals, businesses, and organizations through writing. Lisa holds her MFA in creative writing from Goddard College and is currently working on a hybrid YA novel/book of poetry. Lisa has been published in the Pitkin Review, the Atlantic Highlands’ “Herald,” and Collage, Brookdale Community College’s literary magazine.

Lisa has had a passion for story-telling since she was very young. Her genres of study include YA, LGBTQi, contemporary poetry, and a bit of the macabre. When she’s not writing or teaching, Lisa enjoys creating other kinds of art and spending time with her dog and two cats at home.

Photography by Kerri Sullivan