About

Author Jan English LearyJan English Leary is a writer living in Chicago. She received an MFA in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and taught writing to high-school students at the Francis W. Parker School and to adults at Northwestern University. Her novel, Thicker Than Blood, which deals with interracial adoption, single parenthood, and self-identity, was published by Fomite Press in 2015. Her new collection of short stories, Skating on the Vertical, will be available on the Fomite Press website, Amazon, BN.com, and at Women & Children First Bookstore.

For Chicago area residents, there will be a reading and launch party on November 3, 2017 for the novel at Women & Children First Bookstore at 5233 N. Clark.

Future readings will be announced on this website.

Skating on the Vertical
Fomite Press

Coming November 1, 2017
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