Leah is an adjunct lecturer in the English department at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. This is also where she earned her M.F.A. Leah has published four short stories: A Point of Departure in Connotation Press , Somebody Else in Kentucky in Blacktop Passages , The Birdcage Nests Within in The Weekly Knob through Medium Daily Digest, and Burnt Prairie in Halfway Down the Stairs The following four pieces were accepted for publication in spring 2017: What the Looking Glass Reflects with Zany Zygote Review, Man In Black with The Writing Disorder,The Family Blend with Crack the Spine, and Raising St. Elisabeth with Lunaris Review.
Leah writes stories about characters at a crossroads. Her characters are often set on both literal and metaphorical journeys. She also enjoys coming of age pieces, and writes in both realist and surrealist styles.
Visit Leah at leahholbrooksackett.com