Elizabeth Tobin has been a member of the Newfoundland Writers’ Guild since 2007, and has served on the Board from 2009-2011 and again in 2013-2014. Elizabeth began writing poetry while completing a Graduate Education Literacy Institute at Mount St. Vincent University in Halifax. She returned to poetry writing after her retirement and is currently putting together a collection of poems that came out of a journal she kept while her mother was hospitalized with a broken hip. Her membership in the Guild has given her the confidence to enroll in several writing Institutes (Tatamagouche, Banff and Piper’s Frith-Kilmory Resort).
Writing Interests: Non-fiction, memoir and poetry.