Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Lisa @portilla_soup Tuscany, Italy

An anthropologist by training, writer by choice; part-time curandera and general mischief-maker. Married. Elizabeth de la Portilla is my professional name.

3,298 Following   2,977 Followers   17,240 Tweets

Joined Twitter 11/12/14


Evening's come, time to end the day. https://t.co/fDsYEQnrg6 @borbalabranch https://t.co/e4QgfWyNAY @KateMacAuthor Best complement ever. @HistFantasy I see what you're doing there. @MissieDeeDee Good morning 🌞 shine. Wishing you joy throughout the day. @borbalabranch one of my biggest gripes as a university professor was students weren't being taught to be critical… https://t.co/L4yhwp0djc
11/25
2020
@TommyWilliford I've never understood when companies do this. @ElisabethHobbes TouchéSomething we all need more of these days: solidarity, kindness, and helping each other. This skunk family leaves… https://t.co/CEfhr5n89A
Retweeted by LisaGood morning: Today is YOUR day! ~ Stay strong ~ Stay positive ~ We got this!! Have a beautiful day! Much… https://t.co/RmaHl9Cx8S
Retweeted by Lisa @DavidMiddleham No!!! Doesn't look good at all. @ravaghi @newberg_sean @OlivanteWriter @SylviaWoodham @Johnldeboer @GeorgeYuhasz @GKent_Erotica @SJTurner_Authorhttps://t.co/rKoSx94ycm @AlexWoodroe 62 and no rocking chair but I do enjoy sitting in the sun and reading tweets by young people. Writing… https://t.co/GBuZyLdtNn @TheDarkRabbit Hahahaha @PrinceCavallo There was a lot going on in the US at the time, so much changed for people and the film's that came… https://t.co/MLCWu6zWFa @ravaghi Thank you, we had a complicated relationship but I owe her more than I can say. She was a brave one, my mo… https://t.co/dnRMpKnCd8Teachers, my 16-page Writing Program is free to use with your students. Projects, tips, and all my writing secrets.… https://t.co/clFeKZhymA
Retweeted by Lisa @PrinceCavallo I came of age in the 70s and for the life of me, I don't understand half the fashion that went on ex… https://t.co/Ip97D6hH4eThis is the most unintentionally funny thing I've ever seen: https://t.co/8HC2kseqTO
Retweeted by Lisa @gnilwoce Cloudy here too and cold. A good day for soup @GratitudeSpace I'm so happy to be part of your endeavor Chris, the healing and compassion that comes from this typ… https://t.co/aNHdo5AuDC @NiftyBuckles And they are comfy. In my youth, I could wear heels all day, now life is much slower. @sfmnu I heard Cesar Chavez speak once in the 1970s, he said of farming, "you can pick a tomato and throw it agains… https://t.co/MISdtJNSF7 @HistFantasy I'm on the fence about Tarantino but this film was amazing. @ravaghi they make me smile. @PrinceCavallo Oh man, if it was shag carpet, that would have been amazing. @ravaghi @honeycakebooks @GratitudeSpace @AvaSafran @Readerhal54 @NikaParadis @GlennaKGill Noosha! So nice to see y… https://t.co/JHOJrOSberGood news indeed. I'm so happy to participate. https://t.co/usDzXzFywS @CarreraRoz you have my heartfelt sympathies, my husband and I have been together nearly as long and I can't imagin… https://t.co/SBQe2lxh1j @WritingsFromJen @annikakparker I agree, writing, home, and kids. She's due a rest. @annikakparker I feel your pain, honestly. What did they recommend?
11/24
2020
psa if youre a shit talking director make sure to mute ur shit on zoom mtgings https://t.co/PTgMZcRhEw
Retweeted by Lisa @jadedcreative What happened? @HistFantasy Favorite scene? @MissieDeeDee There's nothing that can keep you down! It's Thanksgiving week, pumpkin pies will be baked, turkeys w… https://t.co/o6YYoo2jpa @annikakparker Lay low and get lots of rest. I'm sorry you're going through all this. I wish there was some way to help you. @sfmnu Farmworkers. If they don't pick crops, nobody eats. @borbalabranch @sfmnu I was going to say janitors and garbage folks. I remember many many years ago when there was… https://t.co/joFdTFkXO3I am fashioned challenged. https://t.co/8siOCKTpZZJust sitting here like a good Italian nonna waiting for birds to come feed. https://t.co/PyFbuZd0V0Thought for the day: Writing is hard for everybody except fools. Susan Elizabeth Philips Let's get this party started, #WritingCommunity @NatashaLink1 It can't be just one. @JDGreysonwrites @jamingeorge04 @ravaghi @david_dewinter @misplacedcomma2https://t.co/0crqkhOfnx @zack2thafuture so aggravating, I fully support your endevor. @Bumble6671 It never ceases to amaze me that people find a way to take the main tenets of many religions, love and… https://t.co/pfZBEzYqEh @ps_conway sooooo dad. gotta love it. @Jenny_Im_here and you are adorable, wrinkles and all @whistberry the small joys in life. good choice! @katieemorann yes, and I understand it's no longer de rigeuer? @JDGreysonwrites heartbreaking and beautiful
11/23
2020
@Bumble6671 I don't know what religion op is part of but my understanding is the Catholic Church doesn't believe th… https://t.co/bLSrFiM559 @DarleneCampos91 congratulations! This is wonderful news. Someone seems to recognize your talent. @misplacedcomma2 Good lesson. She's a beauty @MikeDug45117510 Of course. Do you? @JDGreysonwrites Hi friend! https://t.co/Wr1JCvrZH6 @DzintraSullivan I can't say, my grandchildren would be shocked and embarrassed. @jamingeorge04 Good morning to you kiddo! Wishing you lots of sunshine @L0verofbooks A little of both. At some point I just have to start writing or it turns into a rabbit hole. Guess wh… https://t.co/hNWe8avCLd @ParanormalJunk2 If you ever have doubts or are stonewalled, drop me a line. I've had lots of help along the way. @AstralWarriorVT Or it goes into some type of error message report and shuts down! This was my morning. @AlexWoodroe Sometimes, you just have to go for it. Looks wonderful by the way. @writingiswar Always better to be safe, things can change quickly. Folklore among anthropologists: We tend to lose… https://t.co/BpyNAvosBj @analydiamonaco Yes! My mom was into shoes and I discovered the joy they bring as an adult. I'll stop women and tel… https://t.co/ioyeDYzzTQ @writingiswar Reminds me of West Texas. I love it there but yes places like this can be hazardous. @ParanormalJunk2 PhD @ 43 and retired @ 58, short career in anthropology. It was a challenge and had its ups and do… https://t.co/sYuguVuE7y @BarrySBrunswick A crow, I like their mischievous nature. @analydiamonaco These are gorgeous! You can wear them anytime except in the rain. You will be unstoppable in these, they command attention.
11/22
2020
@ravaghi I'm a working at it girlfriend.I'm hiding out this weekend sprinting on NaNoWrimo. May your heart's desire visit you this weekend. https://t.co/MrDvzhzrEF @ravaghi @Readerhal54 @AvaSafran @Johnldeboer @Rosanna_adancer @DerekRKing2 @alleycat579 @FAllanRoth1https://t.co/eqvMkxEfdxI'm now caught up on The Crown. https://t.co/KpvrKKcAbv
11/20
2020
@MissieDeeDee Never disappoints. @garethlpowell Yes, heartbreaking. I love my husband but there's something in the quality of those dreams that go b… https://t.co/YZ2LvXW8tpHappy Wednesday, #Writers! 💌 @TheUHMethod @MCSheridan2 @ninsthewriter @Johnldeboer @WittyMystic @KatrinaSardishttps://t.co/Zi5aToNH1M
Retweeted by Lisa @DavidMiddleham Need this today David, thank you. @LtUhura2017 I don't know enough history to actually say. I would venture, he's one of the most cowardly and selfish president we've had. @jamingeorge04 It's so hard sometimes. Each day though offers a renewal.Good morning: Believe in yourself today. Hold your head up high. Keep smiling. Count your blessings. Life is a be… https://t.co/f9Drc6yYse
Retweeted by Lisa @borbalabranch @LottieNewings No kidding! @LottieNewings @borbalabranch The assumption (outside of the writing world) that talent is all you need to be a suc… https://t.co/30EtqXnala @BarrySBrunswick never, it is not doable.
11/18
2020
@SarahGrill1 @StMartinsPress Congratulations! I hope it is all you wish. @MissieDeeDee There are little enzyme pills that help with the lactose thing and they are a life saver! I can stay… https://t.co/yLxReHNpSH @PickledAuthor @ravaghi @JoyRossDavis @Nightshade386 @Johnldeboer @carolyngrace505 @DRBailey8 @MichelleFaithLuhttps://t.co/wx2nSQntKMFor those who have dreams of being published by S&S. #WritingCommunity https://t.co/e7g4pUZdUp
11/17
2020
Some days this is what keeps me going, "“You can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.” ― Jodi Picou… https://t.co/sWIDmzSQ7m @mjschmid_writer 9. @MichaelLRoss7 @EditingSkeleton I didn't know this but it sounds about right @EditingSkeleton Yes, and I hope you weren't on the receiving end. @analydiamonaco Moms, take what you can get is my advice. @TheDarkRabbit sounds wonderful! I used to cook breaded venison steaks. Enjoy Ben! @Woden Happy you are turning a corner Donald, I can't imagine how hard it must be when your child is so ill, I'm glad you guys are healing.
11/16
2020
@AlexWoodroe Virginia creeper? Lovely foliage. @Nancywaddell18 You two enjoy the day. @MissieDeeDee Hahahaha. Good one. You're in fine form today. @HistFantasy Sandra Cisneros.The most Italian thing yet. Jalopnik: Italian Police Use Lamborghini To Transport Donor Kidney 300 Miles In Two Hou… https://t.co/7iSUi8CchU @alexkeown @NormBoyington @gmtvarley Very cool. Yes, it's not uncommon for our work to blend into other areas. @analydiamonaco Prayers forthcoming. Much consolation to you and your family.
11/15
2020
@analydiamonaco @mariscelamendez Buena suerte. I hope it all goes well. If you ever need a researcher... @ravaghi @wlwo51 @PKellenbarger18 @LawrenceWriting @clintlove4real @neilson_tara @JulieKusma @TTBanks5 @dportch15https://t.co/s6WS5XT8hZ
11/14
2020

0