Leslie Gray Streeter

 

Hey! I’m Leslie Gray Streeter! I’m a writer! My book “Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books With Words Like ‘Journey’ in the Title” comes out May 10, 2020! I  like snackfoods! Too much! Get to know me!

Pre-order my book on Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble, or at your local independent bookseller! And click here to sign up for my email list!

Stuff Leslie’s written

Watch Leslie’s appearance on “CBS Sunday Morning!”

Leslie’s written for publications like The Palm Beach Post, Modern Loss, The Sweet Midlife With Lynne and Leslie, and New Musical Express,  and has been featured on Huffington Post, FoxNews.com, in The Miami Herald, The New York Times and other sites.  She’s a playwright, whose goofy-smart Christmas play “The Gift of the Mad Guy,” has been featured by Annapolis, Md.’s Building Better People Productions and others. She is also a contributing editor for Modern Loss. “Black Widow,” her first book, a memoir about her widowhood, is set for publication in early 2020 by Little, Brown and Company. It’s a whole thing. Read all about it.

Who’s Leslie Gray Streeter?

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.

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Who’s Leslie Gray Streeter?

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.