Lisa Kanarek Freelance Writer


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Lisa Kanarek is a freelance writer based in Texas. Her reported stories and essays cover family, relationships, and acts of kindness. Her work has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Independent, Huffington Post, WIRED, The Saturday Evening Post, Reader’s Digest, and PBS’ Next Avenue, among others.

She and her dog, Gaia, are an animal therapy team. Lisa is also an end-of-life doula who supports hospice patients and their families, with Gaia by her side.