Elizabeth Sims/ Author and contributing editor at Writer’s Digest

Elizabeth Sims is the author of the Rita Farmer Mysteries and the Lambda and Goldie award-winning Lillian Byrd Crime Series, as well as other fiction. Her work has been published by a major press (Macmillan) as well as several smaller houses, and she publishes independently under her own imprint. Elizabeth is a contributing editor at Writer’s Digest magazine, specializing in the art and craft of fiction.

Her instructional title, You’ve Got a Book in You: A Stress-Free Guide to Writing the Book of Your Dreams (Writer’s Digest Books), is recognized in NaNoWriMo’s “Books We Love” and is a favorite of writers everywhere. Elizabeth belongs to several literary societies as well  as American Mensa.