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Lea Deschenes is a poet and designer who lives in Worcester, MA with her husband Victor Infante and their ferret, Kismet! Ferret of Destiny! She holds an MFA in Poetry from New England College and her first full-length book The Constant Velocity of Trains was published by Write Bloody Publishing in 2008. After working on her own book, Lea produced the interior layout for over fifty books with Write Bloody Publishing, as well as designing books for Trio House Press and Funny Bone Publishing.

She once found a five-leaf clover during a solar eclipse.