About this site: The Elizabeth Robin website blends the best of webpage and blog capabilities. The Home page displays an excerpt or news; click on Read More to see the rest. The Poetry and What’s News tabs offer excerpts or complete works with space for comment or discussion. The Gracie Children’s Series contains a single page from a selected story. Unless otherwise noted, the photography is the author’s. Each month Elizabeth Robin will post a new piece on these pages. Comments are welcome on this site or via one of the social media links provided. Come back and visit anytime. And often!
About Becoming Mrs. L: Elizabeth Robin publishes small excerpts from her memoir Becoming Mrs. L. The selection will highlight an issue that classroom teachers face. Ask your questions, add your stories, offer your strategies and observations. By sharing we can help each other have a better classroom experience.
About the author: Elizabeth Robin lived overseas as a Navy pilot’s daughter before settling in Northern Virginia. She graduated from the College of William and Mary and enjoyed a 33-year career as a high school teacher, first in the Tidewater Virginia area, then in Baltimore and Philadelphia suburbs, finally at the Jersey Shore. Those stories are told in Becoming Mrs. L, her teaching memoir. Publications in 2015 include poetry in The Breeze, Autumn Sky Poetry Daily, i am not a silent poet and Fourth River, and creative non-fiction in Foliate Oak Literary Magazine. She is a co-editor for Hilton Head Island: Time and Tide, an anthology of island writers that includes her poem “All-American Meme”, “Exquisite Cheer”, a non-fiction piece and, and the short story “A Routine Traffic Stop”. Her first book, a poetry chapbook “Silk Purses and Lemonade” was published in 2017. She resides on Hilton Head Island.