Writing By

Elizabeth Collis

Elizabeth Collis


Mama Says Swipe Left

First published in
Ellipsis Zine EZ#13 Hoochie Coochie

The Parenting Championship League

Featured in
Flash Fiction Magazine
Elizabeth Collis


Elizabeth Collis writes short fiction and creative non-fiction. Her work has appeared in Pithead Chapel, Ellipsis Zine, The Good Life Review, Tangled Locks Journal, Progenitor Art and Literary Journal, Flash Fiction Magazine, The South Shore Review, and elsewhere.

She’s the winner of the 2023 H.R. Percy Short Creative Non-Fiction Prize.

Elizabeth grew up in the United Kingdom and writes from her home in Nova Scotia, Canada.


In her personal essay blog Nestless and Restless, enjoy Elizabeth’s wry observations on her journeys to explore and re-discover her two homelands and beyond.

Season 1, Prequel

In early 2017, My Lucky Half (MLH)* and I put our house on the market. It sold quickly, and we were nestless. We were also restless after 31 years of pouring our effort and attention into…

Couple hugging while watching the sunset

Canada & the US

Season 1

Southern France & Spain

Season 2

Memory Lane, England

Season 3

The Caribbean

Season 4


Please contact Elizabeth with any questions, comments or just to say hello.