Dawn Leslie Lenz is an author and blogger. Her work has appeared in books, journals, online, and elsewhere including The Green Tricycle, The Rambler, and Mirror, Mirror: Reflections on the Way We Look, among others. Her short story, Zephyr of Ashes, is available worldwide as an ebook and was a bestseller from Untreed Reads in August 2011. A Master of Fine Arts graduate of the Creative Writing program at the University of New Orleans, she has an undergraduate degree in English from Missouri State University. Dawn Leslie lives in St. Louis with her husband. She is currently hard at work on new writing projects.