Favorite Font:To write: Times New Roman 12 point - to read: Georgia 12 point
Favorite Place to Write:
At my desk, surrounded by my books and two beloved Burmese cats.
Favorite Place to Read:
In the sofa at home.
Best time of day to write:
Morning, noon, afternoon, evening, night.
Berit Ellingsen is a Norwegian literary and speculative fiction author and a science journalist, whose fiction and poems have appeared in various online literary journals and print anthologies, most recently and forthcoming in The Medulla Review, Sein und Werden and Metazen. For full list of publications, see http://emptycitynovel.com/short-fiction Berit admits to pining for the fjords when abroad. The Empty City is inspired by the philosophy of nonduality, which shares core with philosophies such as zen and taoism. Berit blogs at http://ninja-wizard.blogspot.com/ and tweets at http://twitter.com/BeritEllingsen
My main inspiration is the process of writing itself, of creating something out of nothing, and then refining it until it sounds and looks just right. I love that process.
Berit Ellingsen's Last Word
|Hybrideastiary||Conversation||72||1 year 50 weeks ago|
|Topanga Beach||Chapter||53||2 years 3 weeks ago|
|THe True Death of Agamemnon||Chapter||8||2 years 11 weeks ago|
|The Night Watch||Chapter||34||2 years 11 weeks ago|
|Hybrid submission: The House Remains||Chapter||17||2 years 12 weeks ago|
|Hybrid submission: Lightning Strikes Twice In All The Best Places||Chapter||13||2 years 12 weeks ago|
|A June Defection||Chapter||4||3 years 3 weeks ago|
|The Empty City - Chapter 1 - Early Summer||Chapter||0||3 years 3 weeks ago|
|Sex In Siberia (first published in elimae)||Chapter||4||3 years 6 weeks ago|