"What a fine sight those new high rises must be, which according to Pravda are springing up on the shores of the Moscow River." "But comrade, I strolled along those shores this morning, and I didn't see any new buildings there." "Comrade Radek, if you'd stroll less and read Pravda more, you'd be better informed about the accomplishments of our socialist state." Avid lover of puns, science fiction, and systems of government, Elizabeth has been a participant of three NaNoWriMo's since 2010. Currently a college student, Elizabeth is working towards a major in History & Sociology, a minor in Computer Science: Theory, and a minor in Russian. She hopes to use these skills as a political analyst and later professor upon her graduation.