On Writing


“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.”

-Anton Chekok

Ellen Austin-Li writes poetry, essays, and creative non-fiction about family, relationships, alcoholism/addiction and recovery.



Listen to Ellen Austin-Li’s interview about her poetry collection, “Firefly,” on Cincinnati’s NPR station, WVXU, here:https://www.wvxu.org/post/national-poetry-month-meet-local-poet-ellen-austin-li#stream/0


***Go to Events page for information on Firefly book signings
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There are 2 ways to order Firefly:

Order a copy of Firefly from the publisher below. You can also click on the book image to take you directly to Finishing Line Press.

Header photo courtesy of Jolly Li