Risa Nye

risa nye wearing wingsRisa Nye is a San Francisco Bay Area native. Her essays, stories, and articles have appeared in a variety of publications, and she continues to mine her vast experience for more things to write about. She also eavesdrops.Her three children live far away and cannot stop her from mining their experiences too.She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Saint Mary’s College in California. Some of her writing–including her forays into the world of mixology as Ms.Barstool–and her current blog can be found at www.risanye.com

Favorite memoirist: Abigail Thomas

Visit Risa online: www.risanye.com

Select works:
Writin’ on Empty
The Things We Made (Listen at KQED Radio)

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