Leslie Gray Streeter

Leslie Gray Streeter is an author, veteran journalist and speaker. Her memoir, Black Widow (Little, Brown and Company), was published in 2020.

Until recently, Leslie was the long-time entertainment and lifestyle columnist and writer for the Palm Beach Post. A native of Baltimore, MD, Leslie and her work have been featured in the Washington Post, Seattle Times, and The Oprah Magazine.

Leslie is an advocate for and speaker in the grief community, as a frequent presenter at Camp Widow, an international conference of widowed people, and as a contributing editor for Modern Loss. She lives with her son Brooks and her mother Tina in her hometown of Baltimore, which she moved back to last summer.


Empty Bed Blues: The Death of a Life Partner