Lyzette Wanzer is a native New Yorker currently residing in San Francisco. A flash fiction conoisseur, her sudden fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Callaloo, Tampa Review, Pleiades, Flashquake, Glossalia Flash Fiction, Decanto Magazine (England), and Ecloga Journal (Scotland). Other stories appear in The MacGuffin , The Ampersand Review, Potomac Review, Journal of Experimental Fiction, Journal of Advanced Development, Yalobusha Review, Aesthetica Magazine (England), International Journal on Literature and Theory, and others. She is a contributor to The Chalk Circle: Intercultural Prizewinning Essays (2012).
Lyzette has received writing residencies at the Blue Mountain Center (NY) and Kimmel Harding Center for the Arts (NE). She is the recipient of a Professional Development Quick Grant and an Investing in Artists grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation.