Fiction Collective Two is an author-run, not-for-profit publisher of artistically adventurous, non-traditional fiction.

Leon Rooke



Leon Rooke was born in North Carolina in 1934. He has lived since 1969 in Victoria, British Columbia. He has taught in the writing programs at several universities, and his short stories have appeared in numerous literary magazines on both sides of the border. They are collected in three previous books: The Love Parlour (Oberon Press, Canada), Vault (Lillabulero Press), and Last One Home Sleeps in the Yellow Bed (LSU Press). His stage plays have been seen in Toronto, New York, and other major cities.