Hi, I'm Leslie—the host and author behind west & ease. Voice Notes is my way of exploring my voice, and I'm sharing that journey with you.

February 2023

Meet Ashley Woodfolk, a Brooklyn-based mom and a full-time award-winning writer of books for kids and teens.

January 2023

Meet Faraz Ahmad, a father, husband, brother, and a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix.

November 2022

Meet Jing Jing Tan, a psychology geek currently leading user research as a UX Research Manager at Uber Eats based in Toronto, Canada.

October 2022

Meet LotyDoty, a Brooklyn-based artist and creative focused on exploring the vast universe and piecing together answers for a complex world.

September 2022

Meet Kevin Garcia, a tech marketer—currently Head of Product Marketing at Retool—based in San Francisco.
Meet Jason Au, Toronto-based product designer, photographer, and avid foodie.
Meet Sylvia Boomer Yang, motion designer, illustrator, animator, and art director based in Oakland, CA.
Subscriber-exclusive conversation with Dana Lee
Meet Dana Lee. She shares her journey of how she got into research and how she’s applied similar approaches to her work throughout her life by exploring…
Subscriber-exclusive audio conversation with Kevin Twohy
Meet Kevin Twohy, an independent product designer helping early-stage startups go from zero to one.