Seeking agent representation for an 81,000-word adult mystery novel


Elizabeth Bates is a teacher and Pushcart-nominated writer residing in Washington state with her family. She holds a Master's degree in English.


Her writing has been published in a variety of literary journals and magazines and is forthcoming in Cardigan Press's print anthology, BYLINE LEGACIES, in September 2021.

Bates is the Editor-in-Chief of Dwelling Literary, a monthly publication in the form of a virtual house, which she runs with her sister. To learn more visit

Author Photo_1.jpg