Elysa Ayala González was an Ecuadorian writer and painter. She was born in Guayaquil in 1879 and died in the same city in 1956. She was the first woman to write stories concerning the issues of montubios, the poor and simple peasants from the Ecuadorian coast.
- I count on you (Guayaquil, 1993)
- Anthology of narrators Ecuador (Quito, 1997)
- Basic story anthology Ecuador (Quito, 2001)