Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Elisabeth Waters
author and editor
author and editor

Elisabeth's posts

Post has attachment
A Wake of Vultures
"A Wake of Vultures" is the fourth story in my mini-series of stories in Mercedes Lackey's Valdemar anthologies about people with Animal Mindspeech. Lena, the protagonist of this story, first appeared in "A Charm of Finches" (published in 2010) as a ten-yea...

Post has attachment
The idea for this story, which appeared in Stars of Darkover , the first of the Darkover anthologies edited by Deborah J. Ross, wasn't really mine. Ann Sharp, my collaborator, had been threatening to write this back when MZB was still editing Darkover antho...

Post has attachment
A Drink of Deadly Wine
This is the tenth story in the Treasures of Albion  series that Michael Spence and I write together, and it originally appeared in Sword and Sorceress 28 . The inspiration for this story was a combination of two things: (1) Psalm 60, verse 3 "Thou hast show...

Post has attachment
They That Watch
As I mentioned in my last post, I am going back and filling in the answers to "where did you get the idea for this story?" that I missed during my hiatus from blog writing. "They That Watch" is the 9th story in the Treasures of Albion series that Michael Sp...

Post has attachment
A Trip of Goats
I originally started this blog to answer the question "where do you get your ideas?" Since the answer tends to be different for each story, I did an entry for each one I wrote. Then life interfered, and I pretty much stopped writing this blog. I'm picking i...

Post has attachment
Hidden Figures
I have been looking forward to this film since I saw the first preview. It focuses on three black women working for NASA during the beginning of the Mercury program, and especially on John Glenn's first trip to space. It's ironic that the movie was released...

Post has attachment
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Post has attachment
It's Publication Day!
MENDING FATE  is now out in: paperback ,  Kindle ,  Kobo , and Nook  formats. Apparently my subconscious was really looking forward to publishing this, because I woke up at 2:48 am, at which point I grabbed my iPad from the nightstand, connected to the Crea...

Post has attachment
Nook has put MENDING FATE on their "Nook Press Presents" page. This is the first time it's happened to any of my books, so I'm really happy about it.
Wait while more posts are being loaded