Elizabeth Douglas is a writer and landscape designer. She holds degrees in humanities and landscape architectural studies and practiced hands-on landscape design for several years. Currently, she serves as a volunteer gardener and designer for community-based projects in upstate New York.

Elizabeth’s writing has spanned many topics and genres. Her book The Habit was published by Doubleday in 2003 and was a Book-of-the-Month Club selection. Her more recent work has appeared in Image journal online, and her award-winning short play The Birthday Gift has been produced by theaters in the U.S. and Germany.

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Elizabeth Douglas

Writer & Landscape Designer