About Elizabeth:

Sixth generation Canadian, Elizabeth is a Japanese short form poet, children’s picture book author and women’s fiction author, born in Toronto, Ontario.

Writing short stories and poetry from an early age, reading and writing have always been a prominent part of her life.

She obtained a diploma from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, in Addiction Education, and a certificate in Counselling Studies from the Counsellor Training Institute.

Elizabeth lives and writes in Burlington, where she spends as much time outdoors as she can, preferably near the water.

She is married with grown children, and has six grandchildren she loves to the moon and back.


Haiku North America 2015