Bette Lynch Husted
Bette Lynch Husted's stories, essays, and poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including Northern Lights, Northwest Review, and Fourth Genre. One of the essays in Above the Clearwater was selected as a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2000, and another is included in the anthology, Best Essays Northwest. She has taught in high schools and community colleges in Oregon, Washington, and Montana, and now lives in Pendleton, Oregon. Above the Clearwater is her first book.