Lita Kurth received her MFA from Pacific Lutheran University and has published work in three genres. Her CNF, “Pivot,” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her CNF “This is the Way We Wash the Clothes,” presented at the Working Class Studies conference, 2013, won the 2014 Diana Woods Memorial Award (summer-fall 2014) and appeared in Lunchticket 2014. She teaches private workshops online and in her living room (Lita Kurth Writing Workshops on Facebook).
In 2013, she and Tania Martin co-founded the Flash Fiction Forum, a reading series in San Jose. She has contributed to Tikkun.org/tikkundaily, TheReviewReview.net, classism.org, and San Jose’s Metro.