Gretchen Lida

Gretchen Lida is an essayist and an equestrian. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Brevity, The Rumpus, The Washington Independent Review of Books, and many others. She teaches composition in Illinois, lives in Wisconsin, sometimes lives on Nantucket Island and is still a Colorado Native.

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Avi’s Army of Dyslexic Writers

On being a member of Avi's Army of dyslexic writers--how an elementary school presentation by children's book author Avi, and being diagnosed with dyslexia shaped one writer's aspirations.