Leanne Hunt is a Johannesburg-based fiction and self-help writer. Despite becoming legally blind at the age of 17, she obtained an Honours degree in English literature, worked as a freelance journalist and became a property investor. She is married with two daughters of whom she is very proud. her interests over the years have included singing, songwriting, acting, spiritual retreats, counselling and knitting for charity. She is an avid reader of memoirs and self-development books, has a great fondness for horses, and loves to expand her horizons through travel.