Margaret Guthrie received a B.A. in literature from Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon, and a Master of Social Work from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is the author of Silent Truth, a novel and three books of poetry. She is a member of the Trail Ridge Writers, Columbine Poets of Colorado, Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers and the Lyons Itinerant Poetry Society. She lives with her husband in Estes Park, Colorado.