Author Archives: Elizabeth McGowan

About Elizabeth McGowan

Elizabeth McGowan grew up in Philadelphia and was diagnosed with melanoma in the 1980s. A journalism graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, she has won numerous writing and reporting awards, including the Pulitzer. A woman with an urge to heal and a yen for endless adventures, she works as a freelance environmental reporter in Washington D.C., where she lives with her husband Don. Outpedaling the “Big C” can be purchased at amazon.com in hardcover, as an ebook, and as an audiobook.