Sharon Bushell

Born and raised in Port Angeles, Washington, Sharon Bushell moved to Alaska in 1977. She has been a features writer and columnist for the Anchorage Daily News for many years. Bushell has received numerous awards for her writing, including the Pacific Northwest Excellence in Journalism Award. In 2003 she was honored with the Alaska Governor's Award for the Arts and Humanities for compiling and editing first-person accounts of hundreds of Alaskan old-timers.? In tandem with writing for adults,...See more