Richard Leis lives in Tucson, Arizona where he writes poetry and fiction, attends and teaches writing workshops at The Writers Studio, and works for HiRISE, a team in the Lunar & Planetary Laboratory at the University of Arizona with a camera in orbit around Mars onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.


Richard is a contributing author to the House of Zolo’s Journal of Speculative Literature – Volume 1 with the short story “Rail Work”.