about this contributor:


LIZZIE WANN mixes performance with the power in the written word. A member of the 1999 Laguna Beach Slam Team, her work has also been published in journals such as Incidental Buildings & Accidental Beauty, Comstock Review and So Luminous the Wildflowers: An Anthology of California Poets. She has 4 chapbooks to her credit and a CD of original poetry mixed with music entitled "A Wing & A Prayer" which was nominated for a San Diego Music Award in 2001. In April 2002, she was the invited poet for Grossmont College's Literary Arts Festival. Wann was also one of the select few chosen to perform as part of Soul City Café during Jewel's recent This Way tour. In addition, Wann produces house concerts for local & national acoustic musicians and was the co-host of the San Diego Poetry Slam.