Lisa Zimmerman | The Sun Magazine

Lisa Zimmerman

Lisa Zimmerman’s poetry and fiction have appeared in numerous magazines, most recently Heliotrope and Rhino. Her second chapbook, Traveling Among the Animals, is forthcoming from Pudding House Publications. She teaches creative writing at the University of Northern Colorado and keeps company with good people as well as three horses, a dog, two cats, and many wild creatures around the lake where she lives.

— From August 2002


My father brought Jake’s body home from Colorado in a record-breaking blizzard.

September 1992

What Marvin Knows

Marvin had been watching the car, a red Ford Escort, drive by his house for perhaps twenty minutes. It was driven by a young fellow, probably one of the local college students.

February 1992
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