Ms. Hendren earned degrees in Comparative Literature, International Affairs and French from Cornell, Columbia and Wellesley College. She has written articles and edited publications for more than 20 years. Hendren’s bylines showcase wide-ranging interests: the performing arts, literature, electronics and alternative medicine. Her 1999 book, Hidden Lives and Unhistoric Acts recounts how four ninety-year old Idaho women enhanced the quality of life in their community. Her second novel 'Project Runaway' about the decline of the garment industry in New York City will be coming out this year! She is currently writing her third novel - a gripping mystery about an Idaho hunter and his African safaris.