Meet Leslie

Leslie A. Rasmussen is the award-winning author of the novel, After Happily Ever After. She was born and raised in Los Angeles and graduated from UCLA. She went on to write television comedies for Gerald McRaney, Burt Reynolds, Roseanne Barr, Norm McDonald, Drew Carey, as well as The Wild Thornberrys and Sweet Valley High. After leaving the business to raise her boys, she obtained a master’s degree in nutrition and ran her own business for ten years. Recently, she’s written over twenty essays for Huffington Post,  and MariaShriver, and spoken on panels discussing empowering women in midlife. Leslie is a member of The Writers Guild of America, as well as Women In Film and the Women’s Fiction Writers Association. In her free time, Leslie loves to read, exercise, and hang out with friends. She lives in Los Angeles and is married and has two sons. 

Memberships

  • WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA, WEST
  • WFWA
  • WOMEN IN FILM
  • INDEPENDENT AUTHOR NETWORK

Released in Spring, 2021

So many books, so little time…

“About a soon-to-be empty nester learning to love herself, one blunder at a time, After Happily Ever After is a delightful and probing novel. 

— Clarion Rating: 4 out of 5

© 2020 Leslie Rasmussen
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