Leslie Schwartz

Leslie Schwartz is the author of two award-winning novels, "Jumping the Green" (Simon & Schuster, 1999) and "Angels Crest" (Doubleday, 2004). She has taught creative writing at UCLA Extension, the University of Iowa Summer Writers Festival and the L.A. Writers Lab. She received her Master of Fine Arts in creative writing at Pacific University, and is finishing her third novel.

Stories By Leslie Schwartz

Mom’s Night in the Slammer

A recovering alcoholic rebuilds her life and becomes the perfect doting mother, until a fateful relapse sparks a downward spiral and a tumultuous night in jail.