Leigh Shulman is an author and writing mentor with twenty years of experience under her belt and is judging the Page Turner Awards Young Writers Award in 2021.
Leigh has taught at universities and writing programs in the US, Panama, Costa Rica, Argentina, and around the world and runs international writing retreats that have been called the most empowering retreats for women. Her website is listed in The Write Life’s Top 100 Websites for Writers.
She currently mentors writers in The Workshop, her private online writing community for writers to create a plan for their writing lives and then make it happen, and she’s in the process of developing a Workshop just for teens.
Her bestselling book, The Writer’s Roadmap: Paving the Way To Your Ideal Writing Life has helped thousands of writers find their way in the writing world. You can read her writing and work in The Washington Post, New York Times, Huffington Post, Longreads among others. She’s currently working on her next book The Rejection Handbook as we speak.
Leigh lives in Argentina with her family where she writes YA sci-fi, non-fiction, and wonders if she’s the only person on earth who doesn’t like dulce de leche.