Leslie Connor





Leslie Connor


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My life began suddenly (you can even ask my mother) in an antique farmhouse outside of Cleveland, Ohio. I was born right on the family room floor ~ no time to get to the hospital! I swear, I’ve been in a hurry ever since.

When I was in fourth grade we moved to a neighborhood full of kids outside of Schenectady, New York. My Dad worked for a company that sold some of the finest printing papers in all the land. He often brought home big, beautiful, heavy books that pinned me to my chair when I held them in my lap, and I loved to turn the pages, look at the photography and illustrations and smell the ink.

As a kid I took dancing lessons and did gymnastics. I could be found upside-down in odd places like the middle of th
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“In the morning I woke like a sloth in the fog.”
Leslie Connor, Waiting for Normal

“You are always going to love him," she said. " You're stuck with that.”
Leslie Connor, The Things You Kiss Goodbye
tags: loss, love

“my ancestors didn't fight there way to the top of the food chain to look down and see me eating leaves”
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