Lisa Factora-Borchers is a Filipina American writer, facilitator, and editor of the anthology, Dear Sister: Letters from Survivors of Sexual Violence. Her work has been published in In The Fray, TruthOut, The Feminist Wire, and Bitch magazines. She is currently working on her MFA in Literary Nonfiction at Columbia University. She lives in New York with her partner and their son. Lisa is a former Creative Nonfiction Editor for Literary Mama.