leylahk_enLeyla Zerger was born in a cold winter day in the coldest Turkish city called Kars. When she met Istanbul, she was three years old. Then school years, primary, high and university. Leyla worked in Turkish Airlines, U.N and Turkish News Press Agency. Her writing skills began in her early school years and her passions for writing continue through her work life.

“Writing is freedom” is her catch phrase, her memories, faces, identities joins and forms her writing creativity. Her observations and experiences through writing become her biggest passion.

After few essays and poems, Leyla Zerger completed her first novel 23.10.