AMY LEACH grew up in Texas and earned her MFA from the Nonfiction Writing Program at the University of Iowa. Her work has appeared in Orion, A Public Space, Tin House, The Best American Science and Nature Writing, and numerous other publications. She is a recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award, a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Award, and a Pushcart Prize. She is the author of Things That Are and The Everybody Ensemble. Leach lives in Montana.
- The Best American Essays 2021 (p. 203). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.