Biography

Lisa is pitching “The Baggage Claim” to literary agents, a memoir about survival, told with insight, reflection and laugh out loud moments. She also publishes essays on the writing life and women who inspire her. Her personal work has been featured in Brevity Magazine, Creative Nonfiction, Memoir Magazine, Horse Network, Writer Advice, and WOW! Women on Writing! She lives near Boston, where she writes technology content for VMware, bikes, and rides horses.

Lisa obtained her MBA from Babson College and was offered a full softball scholarship to Regis College in Weston, MA, where she earned a B.A. in Business Management. In August of 2018, she was awarded a one-month writer’s residency at Fairhope Center for the Writing Arts Writer-in-Residency in Fairhope, Alabama.

You can contact her at lisa dot demasi at gmail dot com and follow her on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Watch Lisa speak to EQUUS Film and Arts Fest producer Julianne Neal about her piece Who Says You Can’t Get Married at the Barn? which won First Place for Personal Essay at the EQUUS Film & Arts Fest 2020.