Leslie Schultz (Northfield, Minnesota) is the author of a collection of poetry, Still Life with Poppies: Elegies (Kelsay Books, 2016). Her poetry, fiction, and essays have appeared in a number of journals and anthologies, including Able Muse, Light, Mezzo Cammin, Poetic Strokes Anthology, Swamp Lily Review, Third Wednesday, The Madison Review, The Midwest Quarterly, The Orchards, and The Wayfarer; on the sidewalks of Northfield; and in a chapbook, Living Room (Midwestern Writers’ Publishing House). She has twice had winning poems in the Maria W. Faust sonnet contest (2013, 2016). She is also the author of two works of middle-grade fiction set in fictional Sundog, Minnesota (Do Life Right Press); and is co-author (with artist Marilyn Larson) of A Pocket Guide to Labyrinths (Chronos Unlimited Press). In 2017, her poem, “To a Former Friend, Whose Affections Are Withdrawn,” was nominated by The Orchards for a Pushcart Prize.
Schultz posts poems, photographs, essays, and fiction on her website www.winonamedia.net.
Paperback: 102 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books (February 15, 2018)