Elizabeth Barnes has been writing poetry & prose for over 15 years and is currently an active member of the High Park Writers Group in Toronto. In 2002 she was short-listed for the Writers’ Union of Canada short story contest for her story The Yellow Dahlia. She has been published in Canadian Voices, An Anthology of Prose and Poetry by Emerging Canadian Writers, Vol. One & Canadian Voices, Vol. Two [Bookland Press, 2009 & 2010], and has recently published a book of poetry entitled Giving into Gravity through Mississauga, ON-based publisher In Our Words.