Category Archives: behind the beard

Don’t look back? Don’t tell me what to do.

It’s a widely known fact (i.e. “pin-worthy” quote) that one of the main reasons people give up on their dreams is because they focus on how far they still have to go instead of how far they’ve already come. Or for you … Continue reading

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Romance Writers Do It with Enthusiasm

So it turns out our mothers were right about never leaving the house without lipstick. “You never know who you’re going to meet!” Of course, they were probably talking about actual lipstick and not my book, “You Have Lipstick on … Continue reading

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Mohhhhhhl

Moles. Beauty marks. Three dimensional facial ornaments. No matter what you call ‘em, we’re talking about them at Girl Body Pride today. Come on over and join us. I’ll bring the guaca-MOLE-ay. Sincerely yours, Leslie and Mole    

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Confessions of a blog conference pariah

It started off so great. I had tallied the word “vagina” 13 times and it wasn’t even halfway through the first day of the conference. These were clearly my people!  But throughout the day, I could feel my voice starting … Continue reading

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The mother of embarrassing moments

I’m In The Powder Room today sharing my most embarrassing moment. Well, one of them, anyway. It’s a doozy. Come see for yourself. People are already thanking me in the comments over there for making them feel better about themselves. Ah, … Continue reading

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Two Posts That Almost Never Were

Hey, remember that post from a couple of weeks ago about my bathing suit shenanigans?     Would you believe that post almost never saw the light of day? It’s true. I was dangerously close to deleting that sucker before I … Continue reading

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