Leah Konen is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied journalism and creative writing. She’s the author of THE LAST TIME WE WERE US (May 2016, Harper Collins/Katherine Tegen Books), the ROMANTICS (Fall 2016, Abrams), and THE AFTER GIRLS (2013, Adams Media/Merit Press). She lives in Brooklyn with her fiancé and their dog, Farley (pictured below).






Photos by Kate Lord