Lisa Weiss

Lisa Weiss writes fiction, makes original drawings and plays the piano. Sometimes all three intersect. She was once a bonafide musical child prodigy and has since gone on. She holds an old Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in piano performance and a new Master of Fine Arts degree in creative writing.

Stories by Lisa Weiss


Illustrated by Lisa Weiss

Early in the morning, Wallace, Meg’s husband, went up a ladder to the rooftop to remove a bird’s nest clogging the rain spout. Later he jimmied off the wooden frame hanging over the basement door, which took some time. The wood was rotting and rainwater was seeping into the basement’s walls and onto the floor. …