Lisa Solis DeLong

Lisa Solis DeLong, mother, registered nurse, author and bereavement facilitator, lives with her husband, 21 and 16 year old daughters, and ten year old son in Southern California.  Her first born son, Justin, died in 2000 after a ten year remission from leukemia.  Her youngest son, Jacob was diagnosed with leukemia in 2006.  He has completed treatments and is now in remission.  Her family remains close and her children continue to teach her life’s greatest lesson:  joy can be found, even in the midst of grief.

She is a contributing writer for and  Her memoir, BLOOD BROTHERS is available on, and through Tate Publishing.