about this contributor:


NATHAN LESLIE lives in Fairfax, Virginia and teaches writing and literature at Northern Virginia Community College. His fiction and poetry has been published in over seventy print and on-line literary magazines, including The Adirondack Review, The Amherst Review, Facets, Wascana Review, X-Connect, and Fiction International. One of his poems has been nominated for this year's Pushcart Prize. His first collection of short fiction, "Rants and Raves," will appear in the spring of 2003.