Leslie’s Books

Though I’m still waiting for a publisher to swoop in and rescue one of my many proposals from the slush pile, I haven’t just been sitting around creeping on my Facebook friends. (Notice I said “just.”) A few of my writings have found homes. See for yourself.

A Scrapbook of Motherhood Firsts

A Scrapbook of Motherhood Firsts

The second in the Word Quilters’ FIRSTS series, releasing April of 2012 (Leafwood), celebrates premier events in a mother’s life.

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A Scrapbook of Christmas Firsts

This Christmas treasure, co-authored with five fellow columnists, debuted in September 2008 from Leafwood Publishers. A Scrapbook of Christmas Firsts—and its blog—keeps Christmas alive year-round.

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A Still & Quiet Soul

Leslie’s story, “Embracing Contentment,” appears in A Still & Quiet Soul by Cathy Messecar (Leafwood, 2011).


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I’m Glad I’m a Mom

“Chow Down” in I’m Glad I’m a Mom: Inspirational Stories of Love, Laughter, and Everyday Life (Hearts at Home, March 2008)  by Jill Savage.

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Chicken Soup for the Mother of Preschooler’s Soul 

“You Might Be a Mommy If . . . ” in Chicken Soup for the Mother of Preschooler’s Soul (Health Communications, 2006).

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The Groovy Chicks’ Road Trip to Peace

“There’s No Place Like Home,” in The Groovy Chicks’ Road Trip to Peace, edited/authored by Dena Dyer and Laurie Copeland (Cook, 2005).

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The Groovy Chicks Road Trip to Love

“Why Is It So Hard to Forgive?” in The Groovy Chicks Road Trip to Love, edited/authored by Dena Dyer and Laurie Copeland (LifeJourney/Cook, 2006).

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Leslie Wilson Bio

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I belong. To God, to Bret (my husband of 23 years), and to my precious children—Charlie, Molly & Reese.

I’m blessed. To speak, write, edit and market for a living.

I’m called. To thrive in life—to find contentment where I am and with what I have.

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