Lisa Timpf

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Lisa Timpf is a retired human resources and communications professional who lives in Simcoe, Ontario.

Her writing has appeared in a number of venues, including Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Very Good, Very Bad Dog, New Myths, Third Flatiron, and Scifaikuest.

She has self-published a collection of creative non-fiction and poetry entitled A Trail That Twines: Reflections on Life and Nature, and wrote a non-fiction book about a tennis club in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia entitled St. George's Lawn Tennis Club: The First Hundred Years.

A graduate of McMaster University's Physical Education program, Ms. Timpf also completed course work toward an MSc in Sport History at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

When not writing, Lisa enjoys cycling a
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Scifaikuest February 2017 by T. Santitoro
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Nature's Healing Spirit by Sheri McGregor
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Neo-opsis Issue 28 by Karl Johanson
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Chicken Soup for the Soul by Amy Newmark
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From a Cat's View by Robin Praytor
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