Liisa Kovala is a Finnish-Canadian teacher and writer living in Sudbury, Ontario. She is a member of the Writers’ Union of Canada, Canadian Authors’ Association and Sudbury Writers’ Guild. A graduate of University of Toronto’s Creative Writing program, Liisa has published fiction and creative non-fiction pieces in several publications and anthologies, including Up North 150 Years and More, Chicken Soup for the Soul’s The Spirit of Canada and Christmas in Canada, Along the 46th, CommuterLit, and Creepy Capreol, Jr. Her family memoir, Surviving Stutthof: My Father’s Memories Behind the Death Gate, was published by Latitude 46 Publishing in September 2017. She is currently working on a novel.
More information about Liisa and her writing can be found at liisakovala.com