Elizabeth Balsom is a writer-editor based out of Ottawa, ON whose writing has appeared in Ottawa Magazine, WHERE Ottawa, and Ottawa Magazine Shopping Guide in print and online, as well as several award-winning campus weeklys. She attended Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning for Broadcast Journalism, and Algonquin College, where she served as Editor-in-chief forĀ Squid: ThINK, an online publication. Elizabeth graduated in spring 2013 with a diploma in Professional Writing.

Elizabeth lives with her two cats – both cute, both equally as bad – in a quiet suburb just outside the downtown core in Canada’s capital. It’s there she finds solace reading the books she loves.