Author Archives: Liz Grear

About Liz Grear

Liz Greer, MFA, teaches creative writing, tutors students, and dabbles in ballroom dancing, book binding, paper making, and playing hopscotch between Chicago and New Jersey. She dreams of running a writing workshop in a prison, because she believes words can change things. Maybe not all things. But enough things.

Remembering Poppop: A Face of Polycystic Kidney Disease

For National Kidney Month, we celebrate the lives of people with kidney disease. Staff Writer Liz Grear remembers her grandfather, Poppop, and his legacy.

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Remembering Poppop: A Face of Polycystic Kidney Disease

For National Kidney Month, we celebrate the lives of people with kidney disease. Staff Writer Liz Grear remembers her grandfather, Poppop, and his legacy.

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My Parents’ Love Dances

This Valentine’s Day, Liz Greer remembers the strength of her parents’ love, despite her father’s chronic illness. Celebrate life together with EF.

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My Parents’ Love Dances

This Valentine’s Day, Liz Greer remembers the strength of her parents’ love, despite her father’s chronic illness. Celebrate life together with EF.

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Jellyfish Tattoo: Tattoo Art Inspired by Father

A father is the most important man in a girl’s life. (Photo by Jason Devaun) With all my tattoo art, I have tattoo stories. As someone who has more than a few tats crawling up her arms, I am always

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Jellyfish Tattoo: Tattoo Art Inspired by Father

A father is the most important man in a girl’s life. (Photo by Jason Devaun) With all my tattoo art, I have tattoo stories. As someone who has more than a few tats crawling up her arms, I am always

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Leaving Home: Dreams vs. Family Illness

Leaving home is one of the most difficult things you ever do, especially when you leave a sick parent. Liz Grear tells an inspiring story about her dad.

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Leaving Home: Dreams vs. Family Illness

Leaving home is one of the most difficult things you ever do, especially when you leave a sick parent. Liz Grear tells an inspiring story about her dad.

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Legacy of Clergymen: Thanking Ministers, Rabbis, and Pastors

Clergymen are compassionate men who serve their communities, responding to those in need. Everlasting Footprint celebrates the legacy of clergymen.

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Legacy of Clergymen: Thanking Ministers, Rabbis, and Pastors

Clergymen are compassionate men who serve their communities, responding to those in need. Everlasting Footprint celebrates the legacy of clergymen.

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#TipsonTuesday: How to Write a Story for the EF Storybook

Knowing how to write a story about loved ones who die is hard, but writing eases grief. Liz Grear shares 3 tips on how to write a story to express yourself.

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#TipsonTuesday: How to Write a Story for the EF Storybook

Knowing how to write a story about loved ones who die is hard, but writing eases grief. Liz Grear shares 3 tips on how to write a story to express yourself.

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EF Family Cookbook: Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

For the third treasured recipe for our Everlasting Footprint Family Cookbook, Liz Grear shares her family recipe for a classic dinner. – – – My Pop-pop was one of the funniest, loudest, goofiest people I’ve ever known. He was always

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EF Family Cookbook: Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

For the third treasured recipe for our Everlasting Footprint Family Cookbook, Liz Grear shares her family recipe for a classic dinner. – – – My Pop-pop was one of the funniest, loudest, goofiest people I’ve ever known. He was always

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American Death Inspired Art: Pajamasquid by Brittany Hanks

Death inspired art takes many forms, and Pajamasquid painter Brittany Hanks mixes voodoo and Dia de los Muertos in her tattoo, handbag, and apparel design.

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American Death Inspired Art: Pajamasquid by Brittany Hanks

Death inspired art takes many forms, and Pajamasquid painter Brittany Hanks mixes voodoo and Dia de los Muertos in her tattoo, handbag, and apparel design.

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#TipsOnTuesday: How to Journal on Everlasting Footprint

Everlasting Footprint’s #TipsonTuesday brings you advice on how to journal from fiction writer, Liz Grear. The EF private journal: express yourself.

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#TipsOnTuesday: How to Journal on Everlasting Footprint

Everlasting Footprint’s #TipsonTuesday brings you advice on how to journal from fiction writer, Liz Grear. The EF private journal: express yourself.

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St Francis of Assisi: Feast Day on October 4

St Francis of Assisi is honored on October 4. Learn about the life and legacy of the patron saint of animals and nature. Celebrate life together with EF.

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St Francis of Assisi: Feast Day on October 4

St Francis of Assisi is honored on October 4. Learn about the life and legacy of the patron saint of animals and nature. Celebrate life together with EF.

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