Born in hood-adjacent Baltimore City, Leslie is a University of Maryland College Park graduate, a veteran journalist and someone always looking for new ways to tell stories, both her own and those in her communities. She also really likes vegan cheese, because she’s a now a vegan and can’t eat real cheese anymore. But she’s mostly cool with it.
Leslie has a lot of upcoming appearances and such, some open to the public, others just cool things she wants you to know about:
Sept. 13, 2019: The Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance 2019 SIBA Discovery Show, Spartanburg, S.C.
Nov. 9, 2019: Keynote address at Camp Widow Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
March 2, 2020: Culture and Cocktails, Cultural Council of Palm Beach County. Interview with James Patterson, Colony Hotel, Palm Beach, Fl.
March 11, 2020: Book signing and reading at Mandel Public Library, West Palm Beach, FL
March 20-22, 2020: Camp Widow, Tampa, Fl.