Florence Sage of Astoria, long-time leader of River Theater poetry series and poetry columnist for Hipfish, co-founder of Fisher Poets. Her book is called Nevertheless: Poems from the Gray Area (published by Hipfish).
Robert Michael Pyle is a lepidopterist, writer, teacher, and founder of the Xerces Society. He has a Ph.D. in ecology and environmental studies from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. He is an internationally known butterfly specialist and writer, having written 17 books. Evolution of the Genus Iris and Chinook & Chanterelle, both published by Lost Horse Press: http://www.losthorsepress.org/catalog/chinook-chanterelle
Bob resides in Grays River.