L.T. Downing Interview – Episode 165

Lisa Torcasso Downing is an award-winning writer and advocate for the advancement of Mormon Letters, Her writing career began in the 1990’s with fiction storiesfor young people in the Friend and New Era magazines. She then branched out in what she affectionately calls “unauthorized” mormon journals and magazines. She has served as editor for Irreantum, the literary journal published by the Association for Mormon Letters, as well as Sunstone.

 

Downing currently resides in Texas, though she has called both California and Utah her home. She received a Bachelors degree in English from Brigham Young University and an Masters from Texas A&M-Commerce. She taught writing at Collin College and is a proud member of the the up-and-coming Rowlett Writer’s Workshop. She is an active, believing Latter-day Saint, a wife of nearly 30 years and the mother of three. L.T. Downing as she is known in her writing, is the author of Island of the Stone Boy and Get That Gold!, the first book in the Adventures of the Restoration series.

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5 thoughts on “L.T. Downing Interview – Episode 165

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  2. I’ve worked with Lisa for about a million years. She is one of main reasons my writing rocks so hard. Hopefully everyone finds a writing buddy so talented. But it’s not likely, because there’s only one LT Downing.


  3. Thank you, Nick. I really enjoyed this interview. (And, I’ll be reading Island of the Stone Boy with my kids very soon!)


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