Jennifer Leeper is an award-winning fiction author. In addition to her novel, Padre: The Narrowing Path, Jennifer’s short fiction is included in several anthologies and has also appeared in publications such as Independent Ink Magazine, Notes Magazine, The Stone Hobo, Poiesis, Every Day Fiction, Aphelion Webzine, Heater Magazine, Cowboy Jamboree, The New Engagement, and The Liguorian.
Jennifer was awarded the Catoctin Mountain Artist-in-Residency in 2012. She was a Tuscany Prize Novella Award finalist in 2013, and was short-listed as a finalist for the Luminaire Award in 2015. She was nominated by Alternating Current for the Best of Small Fictions of 2016 Prize sponsored by Queen’s Ferry Press. Her short story, The Bottle, won second place in the 2016 Spider’s Web Flash Fiction contest. Jennifer currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri. Find out more about her at her website or on Twitter.