Leigh Raper has a degree in English Literature from the University of Miami and a JD from Pepperdine University School of Law. She received her MFA at the UCR-Palm Desert program for Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts. She writes fiction and blogs about pop culture, writing, and interesting (yes, they exist) items from the world of labor and employment law. She is obsessed with writing her next novel and the magic of television. She has been known to rock out to classic 80s hair metal and play fetch with a Labrador Retriever.