Elizabeth Upshur


Elizabeth Upshur is a Black Southern writer and guest on Tsalaguwetiyi land (Tennessee). She is a Fulbright alumna, arts educator, and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Western Kentucky University. She is the co-poetry editor at Okay Donkey Mag, a contributing editor at The Seventh Wave, and the cofounder of The Southern Esesu Endeavor, a digital third space for Black writers, particularly Black Disabled writers.

Favorite Genres

Business, Real Estate, Finance, Leadership, Cookbooks, Education, Fantasy, Health/Body, Historical Fiction, Humor/Satire, Pets & Animals, Poetry, Relationships, Religion and Spirituality (non-fiction), Self Help/Inspiration/Lifestyle, Social Sciences, Sports, Travel and Adventure, Writing and Publishing