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MUM alumni, Leah Waller is an Assistant Professor of creative writing and the director of the University Writing Center here at MUM. Leah’s work has been published in literary journals, magazines, newspapers, and anthologies. Her book, Under the Cedar Tree, had a soaring debut in Amazon’s top ten best seller list for poetry, and continues to be a popular favorite among reading circles.
Leah received her bachelors in literature at MUM and went on to achieve a Masters of Fine Arts in creative writing from Northern Arizona University. At NAU, Leah worked as the Assistant Managing Editor for Thin Air Magazine, and an instructor of composition writing. Leah is delighted to return to MUM and teach alongside the same dynamic team of creative professionals who once inspired her to follow her dreams.