Lisa Reisman

5 Months 10 Years 2 hours

2015 Santa Fe Writers Project Award Winner

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"Those in search of another treacly cancer memoir need not even glance at this... Reisman's unflinching and moving tale puts to rest the image of patient as warrior. By linking her own ordeal to the triathlon she took on to mark her 10 year anniversaryshe reveals the true nature of cancer survival — not as a triumph of epic valor, but as a feat of endurance, forbearance and true grit."

—Lisa Sanders, MD, New York Times columnist and fellow cancer survivor

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Book reading and signing at Bank Square Books in Mystic, CT

  • Bank Square Books 53 W Main St Mystic, CT, 06355 United States (map)

Introduction by Runner's World Editor-at-large and decorated marathoner Amby Burfoot. 

Earlier Event: June 10
Wesleyan Writers Conference
Later Event: July 8
Interview on WTNH-TV "Nyberg"