Liza Newell grew up in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. She hails from a lineage of storytellers and has honed her craft through years of immersion in the rich tapestry of oral traditions passed down through generations.

Liza’s stories are a celebration of her small-town childhood in the Valley of Virginia, of timeless mythologies and fairy tales, and of the ways storytelling creates new pathways for our lived experiences to intersect.