Janet Buttenwieser’s nonfiction work has appeared in several publications
including the Bellevue Literary Review, Los Angeles Review, Cirque, and won
honorable mention in The Atlantic 2010 Student Writing contest and the 2011
Artsmith Literary Award. She teaches writing classes at Richard Hugo House in Seattle and has an MFA from the Whidbey Writers Workshop. Janet lives in
Seattle with her husband and their two young children.