Lisa Braver Moss

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Lisa Braver Moss is a writer specializing in family issues, health, Judaism and humor. Her essays have appeared in the Huffington Post, Tikkun, Parents, Lilith, and many other publications. She is the author of the novel The Measure of His Grief (Notim Press, 2010). Her second novel, Shrug, is slated for publication in August, 2019 by She Writes Press.


Lisa's nonfiction book credits include Celebrating Family: Our Lifelong Bonds with Parents and Siblings (Wildcat Canyon Press, 1999) and, as co-author, The Mother's Companion: A Comforting Guide to the Early Years of Motherhood (Council Oak Books, 2001). She is co-author, with Rebecca Wald, of Celebrating Brit Shalom (Notim Press, 2015), the first-ever book of ceremonies and music for Jewish families seeking alternatives to circumcision.


Born in Berkeley, California, Lisa still lives in the area with her husband, with whom she has two grown sons.

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