Lisa K. Winkler is the author of On the Trail of the Ancestors: A Black Cowboy’s Ride Across America and editor of Tangerine Tango: Women Writers Share Slices of Life. She worked as a reporter at the Danbury News-Times, Connecticut, before becoming a teacher, and writes for professional journals, Education Update, JerseyMan, and study guides for Penguin Books.
Two essays have been published in book anthologies, one for Wisdom of Our Mothers, (Familia Books) and the other in College Search and Parent Rescue: Essays for Parents by Parents of College-Going Students (St. Martin’s Press).
She taught middle school Language Arts teacher for more than 15 years and served as a literacy consultant in Newark, New Jersey. She has three children and six grandchildren, and loves cycling, knitting, yoga, cooking, travel, theater and museums. She is the founder of Chestnut Hill Press, which published Tangerine Tango: Women Writers Share Slices of Life. Her website is http://www.lisakwinkler.com.
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