Hi! I’m Elizabeth. I like writing stories and songs, taking pictures, foraging for mushrooms, letting the ABV % decide which beer I order, and getting lost on purpose. I’m a mom to a sweet and spunky toddler and we have daily dance parties.
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Elizabeth Seward’s writing and photography have been published with National Geographic, Discovery, Country Living, Yahoo!, Marie Claire, Aol, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Woman’s Day, Elle, and many other online and print publications. She founded and was Editor-in-Chief for The Anti Tourist – a travel website dedicated to off-the-beaten-path stories. Her creative nonfiction work often mixes introspection and outward observations while drawing from her experiences both abroad and at home.
A singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Elizabeth has performed at South By Southwest and CMJ. As a musician, she has appeared in The New York Times, Spin, Current TV, Alternative Press, The Hype Machine, and The Deli. She accompanied Augusten Burroughs (author of Running with Scissors), Tegan Quin (Tegan and Sara), Colin Frangicetto (Circa Survive), and Stephen Christian (Anberlin) on stage in 2008 as a part of the Spin.com series, Liner Notes. During the year of 2010, she wrote, recorded, and released a new song every week. Her music has appeared in commercials, short films, and feature films.
Small Dose Magic is a place where Elizabeth writes about her life and travels.