Elaine Person writes and performs poetry and short stories, and appears as a performance poet for the Poetry Ensemble of Orlando. She entertains at coffee and tea houses, libraries, churches, assisted living homes, and private parties. Head-to-Head Haiku is her favorite competition. She facilitates a variety of writing workshops. Elaine won prizes for performances at Betty's Birthday poetry contest, and the Writers One Flight Up, Flights of Fantasy St. Patrick's Day 2011 event.

Elaine writes “Person”alized poems and stories for gifts. She was on the editorial board of her college’s humor magazine “Galumph.” Her parody “King Arthur” appeared in Random House’s A Century of College Humor. Florida Writers Association included her humorous story “I'm A Person” in their first annual collection titled From Our Family to Yours and her tale “Glossed Over” in their second annual anthology, Slices of Life. Elaine’s poetry is included in the book Central Florida Poets, Volume Two, Love and Other Passions. She also created two poetry chapbooks.