photo by jerry garcia
| Lisa Helene Donovan graduated summa cum laude from Bradley University with a degree in Radio/Video/Photo and a minor in Creative Writing. Her final project, the chapbook Imperfect Phrases, was supervised by Kevin Stein who is currently the Poet Laureate of Illinois. Imperfect Phrases is now available in its second edition with additional poems. Her career includes adventures in Hollywood as a development exec and in education as a special education teacher and tutor. She writes fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Her design work includes print and web projects for personal and professional purposes. A native of Oak Forest, Illinois, she is now a resident of Valley Village, California.