Lara Lillibridge is the author of Girlish: Growing Up in a Lesbian Home. She is a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College’s MFA program in creative nonfiction. In 2016, she won the Slippery Elm Literary Journal’s Prose Contest, American Literary Review’s Creative Nonfiction Contest, and was a finalist in both Black Warrior Review’s Nonfiction Contest and Disquiet’s Literary Prize in Creative Nonfiction. Lara resides in Cleveland, Ohio.
Connect with Lara Lillibridge at www.laralillibridge.com or www.twitter.com/only_mama. Purchase Girlish here: www.amazon.com/Girlish-Growing-Up-Lesbian-Home/dp/1510723919
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS